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Miketrd
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2003 Silver Toyota Celica GT
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Aug 2, 7:35pm - #238905 
Shock absorber

Last week i was driving and suddenly i started to hear a weird sound coming from the right side of the car, so i took the car to the dealer and they said, the right front shock was damaged, so today they install the new shock under warranty. After that, I keep hearing a strange sound, just not that loud like before. I only hear the sound when i am driving in a street that has bumps or is not smooth. Gets me crazy!!!!

It is possible that there are some other parts that are damage? What others parts should i check??

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Aug 2, 7:37pm - #238906 
i dont know what the sounds are from...but theyr called struts, not shocks


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Aug 2, 7:52pm - #238907 
check the strut and make sure everything is lined up and tight.

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Aug 2, 7:58pm - #238908 
How do i check the strut and make sure everything is lined up and tight like you said???

Do i have to take it to the dealer again or can i do that myself??

Please let me know
Thanks man

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Aug 2, 8:50pm - #238909 
Please, can someone help me here???


I hate the sound, it scares me

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