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    just replaced the upper arms on 53 reg vectra the wondering is not as bad but still not right it bounces over the road when going over bumps,fells like shocks are knackered on the back.any ideas before i replace rear shocks.thank you in advance.

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    You're probably spot on, the rear shocks cause exactly that. I had the same thing on mine.
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    Quote Originally Posted by sxigaspete View Post
    just replaced the upper arms on 53 reg vectra the wondering is not as bad but still not right it bounces over the road when going over bumps,fells like shocks are knackered on the back.any ideas before i replace rear shocks.thank you in advance.
    i use to have this same problem on my vectra sri and well a lad changed the 2 rear suspension legs with 2 second hand ones and bobs your uncle it went,and mine use to hit bumps bounce to the left big time,use to think what the **** have i bought,but was well happy when sorted problem

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    Quote Originally Posted by sxigaspete View Post
    just replaced the upper arms on 53 reg vectra the wondering is not as bad but still not right it bounces over the road when going over bumps,fells like shocks are knackered on the back.any ideas before i replace rear shocks.thank you in advance.
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