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    I have a knocking noise coming from the back end of the veccy, only seems to do it when going over bumps, also noticed the inside of the rear tyres have worn about 80% more than the rest of the tyre.
    Whats the usual cause of this folks.

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    upper control arms

    pull the wheels and check if there is any slight play in the wheels

    the bushes are normally the problem
    http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showth...r-control-arms

    also check shock absorbers


    and check the coil springs havent broke

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    Will be your upper control arms mate as in above post had mine done last week what a difference feels like a new car now but don't buy the cheap one of ebay mate eurocarparts are good ones

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    Quote Originally Posted by richy1974 View Post
    Will be your upper control arms mate as in above post had mine done last week what a difference feels like a new car now but don't buy the cheap one of ebay mate eurocarparts are good ones
    yes thanks for mentioning dont buy the cheap ones on ebay i forgot to say that cheers

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    Thanks for the replies folks, just had a pull on the wheels I can notice some play in the nsr.

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    do both sides.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 06sri View Post
    do both sides.

    and again dont get the cheap ones or you be doing them again

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    ok gonna do both sides but do I do the inside ones aswell?

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    Quote Originally Posted by burbling1 View Post
    ok gonna do both sides but do I do the inside ones aswell?

    more info

    http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showth...r-control-arms

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