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I ve change idler. Arms pitman shocks. Upper ball joints.but still hearing a loud knocking noise in the front near the gear box.

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They had a issue with the steering column slip-shaft making noise. You can tell if thats the source of the noise by grabing the shaft above the steering box and moving sideways-back and forth, if you can hear it rattleing and feels loose it's most likely the cause. The only way to stop it is to replace the shaft with a up-graded part from GM.
This drove everybody crazy for a while untill they found the problem and redesigned the shaft.

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