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    Whenever i drive over uneven ground there seems to be a knocking coming from the front end,like there is something loose,any ideas on what the fault might be?

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    first thing to suspect would be the springs - get em checked out you may not notice any difference in ride height or handling - but it would be the first port of call to check

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    Yep, springs !

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    already replaced the springs when it failed MOT back in january,so i don`t think that is the problem.I was thinking bushings maybe,what do you guys think?

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    Droplinks maybe

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    could be droplink, arb bushes or shock absorbers etc...I've got the same problem changed the springs all around(Koni) changed the drop links + arb bushes now i am going to order Koni or Bilstein shocks

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