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Spring/ strut Last night when I put my car into gear the minute I stepped on the gas I heard a grinding noise, I tried to put the car into drive to see if it made the same noise, it did then it popped my tire. When I tried to change the tie I could see that part of the spring was loose and I could turn and move up and down as I please then I noticed there was a metal rod in my tire and I am not sure waht this is can anyone help??

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I encountered the same problem with a broken strut. I purchased a preloaded strut assembly and a tire. The installation was an easy one.

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Sounds like you broke a strut.

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