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Old 03 Mar 2012, 05:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question rear end knock?!!!

ive just replaced my anti-roll bar bushes and droplinks on the back of the scoob and there is now a knock from the back end
any ideas guys
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Old 03 Mar 2012, 05:15 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Re: rear end knock?!!!

what havent you tightened up ? was the noise there before you changed the bushes ?
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Old 03 Mar 2012, 05:19 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Re: rear end knock?!!!

everything is tightened up and no noise before hand,my mate has told me the drop links are upside down hence the knocking,the handleing is as tight as can be so nothing loose
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Old 03 Mar 2012, 06:09 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Re: rear end knock?!!!

Is it your exhaust?
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Old 03 Mar 2012, 06:12 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Re: rear end knock?!!!

what links have you fit? they are a C shape normally so upside down doest count
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Old 04 Mar 2012, 10:10 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Re: rear end knock?!!!

exhaust is all good and they are cast alloy racing links.the one side is closer to the arb than the other side,was gonna have a look today but the weather is crap down here :-(
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Re: rear end knock?!!!

have you fit them the right side of the arb, both inside or outside the blade.
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Old 04 Mar 2012, 11:52 AM   #9 (permalink)
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Re: rear end knock?!!!

i cant get the picture you put up to show on my pc bob,the drop links are on the inside of the arb
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in the picture they are outside
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Old 04 Mar 2012, 12:16 PM   #11 (permalink)
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oh cock!!! im gonna have to go and have a look im sure they were on the inside!!!
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Old 04 Mar 2012, 12:20 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Re: rear end knock?!!!

just been to check and the blade is on the inside but im ashamed to say after saying id tightened the bolts up properly on closer inspection one of the bolts is loose!!! so i would say problem solved and i will go and stand in the corner and have a quiet word with myself haha.
many thanks for the help tho bob
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