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Old 08-11-2013, 03:46 PM   #1
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Question Pfadt ZL stage 2 installed...now clunking

I installed the Pfadt ZL stage 2 kit yesterday morning. Easy work and the results are awesome. Need to clean it up and take non-phone camera pics to give it justice.... but I've got a strange clunking/rattling on uneven road surfaces. On flat roads its silent, on hitting a lip or any sudden grade change with left/right hitting simultaneously its quiet. I'm pretty sure its up front but everything is tight. Could it be endlinks? I dunno...
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Old 08-11-2013, 04:02 PM   #2
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I installed the Pfadt ZL stage 2 kit yesterday morning. Easy work and the results are awesome. Need to clean it up and take non-phone camera pics to give it justice.... but I've got a strange clunking/rattling on uneven road surfaces. On flat roads its silent, on hitting a lip or any sudden grade change with left/right hitting simultaneously its quiet. I'm pretty sure its up front but everything is tight. Could it be endlinks? I dunno...
check to make sure everything was re-connected, that is what happened when my car started clunking after suspension upgrades
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Old 08-11-2013, 04:29 PM   #3
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Old 08-11-2013, 05:13 PM   #4
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Everything should be tightened up...not many things to be disconnected, either... now I can't get the jack under it though may need some 2x4s to drive onto and then pull the front tires off again and quadruple check. Frustrated.
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Old 08-12-2013, 09:16 AM   #5
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okay- went to bed, thought about it and here's my question of the morning... should this be seated completely against the strut housing? (i remember it being so before)
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Lower front endlinks had loosened up and the joints were popping threads. Gotta thank Rob over at Pfadt for the quick assistance!
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Lower front endlinks had loosened up and the joints were popping threads. Gotta thank Rob over at Pfadt for the quick assistance!
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