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Old 05-10-2011, 06:03 AM   #1
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Rattle-type noise (rear right side)??

1998 Boxster w/ 72K miles.

Just started to notice a rattle or creaking noise from the right side (towards the back wheel). I only hear it when the car is moving slowly (say 0 to 10 mph). Once speed is higher than that, I either don't hear it or don't notice it. The back rotors were replaced 2k miles ago so doubt it that.

Any help/opinions would be appreciated.

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Old 05-10-2011, 09:36 AM   #2
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lower track arm bushings are out where it connects to the body. The bushings are not a seperate item, must get the entire lower arm.
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Old 05-10-2011, 10:37 AM   #3
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Unless you can provide a more detailed description, I'd suggest checking all of the rear suspension components (shocks, bearings, bushings, CV joints, etc.)

Could be a bushing but the sound could be masked and be coming from any of the other sources. Good reason to check everything.
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Old 05-12-2011, 05:49 AM   #4
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Lower track arm bushings. Vertex auto is the place to get the track arms. They take yours as a core on return and credit you for them.
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