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    Vehicle : Insignia

    Trim : Sri Nav VxLine

    Engine : 2.0 CDTI 160 ps

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    In need of some advice, i'm not very mechanicaly minded.

    I can hear a clunk from the front drivers side of my vec' when i hit a pothole or go over a speed hump, it doesnt happen every time and its not very loud

    any suggestions???

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    Sounds like a supension bush, But do look or at least feel for a broken coil spring, if it is broken you might find a loose coil resting in the bottom of the strut,( happens a lot on the wifes vectra B, but the sound is more like a metallic rattle)
    Could also be an anti roll bar bush.

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    Thanks. Will take a look when it stops snowing,(yes Snowing)

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    Another solution could be a drop link

    hth

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    yep, any of the above.....favourite for a light knock is the antiroll bar link, bigger knock is the anti roll bar mount bushes..

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