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    I'm having real annoying squeak come from my front suspension. I'm not sure what would cause the squeak but it's pretty loud. could it be old shocks or spings or what ould make a loud squeak. When it rains the squeak goes away for a few day then it come back so im guessing it's just something that needs to be lubricated but i have no idea what.

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    Suspension squeaks are easy to find Benz. Just get a couple of hefty friends to bounce the front up & down while you lay under it & locate the squeak.
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    Quote Originally Posted by blackbenz300e View Post
    I'm having real annoying squeak come from my front suspension. I'm not sure what would cause the squeak but it's pretty loud. could it be old shocks or spings or what ould make a loud squeak. When it rains the squeak goes away for a few day then it come back so im guessing it's just something that needs to be lubricated but i have no idea what.
    do you have running boards?


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    Yes, i have running boards.

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    balljoints

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    My guess is A-arm Bushings, The bolts will sieze on the sleeve and break the bushing loose and squeek when they move.
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