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heard a pop and drives like crap. #361986 Dec 30, 11:34am Dec 30, 11:34am
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heard a pop and drives like crap.
Ok, so i was driving my 93 celica and i went through a light and heard the underside of the car hit the ground and it sounded like it banged pretty hard. Well, as soon as i was through the light it felt like the passanger side wheel was really shaky and so i drove it to the next parking lot and it started getting worse. It started like grinding and shaking everytime i pushed the gas. so i tried to drive it to the merchants just like 2 miles up the street and i couldnt make it. I was driving it slowly and it was just too messed up to drive, so it got towed. Well, when i was seeing what was wrong with it, this metal piece was lying on the ground and was covered with grease. I dont have a picture of it so i will describe it. Its about the size of the circle when you take the tip of your pointer finger and make a circle by touching the tip of your thumb. Its about 1/2" thick on the ring. I think the bearings in the hub are all messed up, since that was the last thing giving me problems that i fixed. It stayed fixed for like a year and a half but i dont know. what does anyone else thing. You think i need a new half shaft?

Re: heard a pop and drives like crap. [Re: BlueGTS] #361987 Dec 30, 12:44pm Dec 30, 12:44pm
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yup...you also are potentially looking at a new control arm

Re: heard a pop and drives like crap. [Re: AZZKIKR] #361988 Jan 1, 5:22am Jan 1, 5:22am
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most likly


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