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Old December 7th, 2013, 10:54 PM
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Rumbling vibration

So today on my way into and out of Chicago, to pick up some new to me LR HD springs, I started noticing a vibration in the front left it feels like on my 83 110. Decent vib don't really notice it in the wheel, is not speed related and with a bit of rumbling. My first thought was bushings, or a shock gone south.

Tomorrow in the parking lot at work I'm going to check the driveshaft out and look for anything else obviously loose.

Any thoughts or areas to check?
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Old December 7th, 2013, 11:26 PM
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check U joint, and check cv / wheel bearings.
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Luckily all that looks good. I found the culprit. It was a disintegrated shock bushing.
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Luckily all that looks good. I found the culprit. It was a disintegrated shock bushing.
Nice! it's good to get a break.
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Especially since I had just ordered new shocks from Justin at Lucky8 friday afternoon. Figured they would go well with the newish springs
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Especially since I had just ordered new shocks from Justin at Lucky8 friday afternoon. Figured they would go well with the newish springs
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In this case it was simply dumb luck
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