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FRONT SUSPENSION NOISE

Hallo am daniel my vw 1.8T passat has some noise on the fron suspension right side kindly assist i put new shocks but the noise is pronounced once am on a rough road.

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    its the brakes

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You might have a torn booth at the joint. I had this problem on my car when I was making turns. Driving straight didn't give me the noice. Only when making turns. When a booth is torn dust gets into the greese and wears out the wheel bearing.

Posted on Oct 19, 2008

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Most probably a worn ball joint. Jack the front of the car in the air, and place one hand at the top of the tire and one hand below the tire. Then push with one hand and at same time pull with hte other. If the wheel mnoves, loose parts. In any case doubt u can do this alone in hte street, must have it serviced by a tech and might as well do both sides and and alignement while ur at it.

Good luck.

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Check the wheel bearings

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