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Suspension noise

stevetortilla

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Hi all
New motor install on vr 5 litre
Replaced t5 gearbox mount and have a bumping noise so changed engine mounts still have noise
Where to next ??
 

Vin999

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Hi all
New motor install on vr 5 litre
Replaced t5 gearbox mount and have a bumping noise so changed engine mounts still have noise
Where to next ??
more info needed, where is noise coming from ? tailshaft ? diff ? suspension ? engine ? something loose hitting body ?
 

Not_An_Abba_Fan

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Is it while driving? Check strut tops.
 

losh1971

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Sounds like tailshaft bearing. Replace it before it blows or you will need a replacement shaft as well as bearing.
 

greenacc

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How's the gap under the strut top hat? Does it only knock once or continuously?
 
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