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Creeking noise from drivers side rear suspension. All components look like new. It only has 39000 miles on it. I don't believe it's the shock. The "creeking" seems to be radiating from a small arm about 3 inches in length that looks "bent". All boots and bushings appear in excellent condition. Please help.

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That small arm should be strait its the only way it has any strength. with it being bent it is putting a load on the suppension and that is where your noise is comming from. if you take it in to get the allignment checked it will show up there. just install a new arm and the sup shoud return to its normal position and wont need an allignment.
hope this helps

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