I would like to know what causes a bopping sound from my rear end when on rough terrain. Som have asked me to check shock but those are good, what else could it be?

85

Asked by Oct 13, 2009 at 05:10 PM about the Toyota Camry

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

7 Answers

5

probably because it's just old and could be heavy at the end. or some loose stuff attached to your car.

You didn't mention the year of your Camry, but I'm guessing you have an SE model. I own a 2003 SE and have heard "thumping" on the most mild of rough terrain since I first bought it. This is normal for the SE suspension components, or so I have been told. I found that installing a "softer" tire helped tremendously in reducing the noise.

i have a 94SE. the rear struts are blown in my car and it makes some bopping noises on any terrain. depending on how old your car is(or how hard you beat on it)your struts may be losing pressure. not the end of the world

55

Check d rear suspension bushings.

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
45

i would replace the rear sway bar bushing mine did that same thing an ya if the struts are ok then those bushings should fix your problem

120

8 times out of 10 it's the rear sway bar bushing, shocks are very common to go on camry's but the bushings that are the culprit!!! I work in parts and I sell these like candy .

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

do a jounce test on your car . if each corner rebounds more then once then you have a bad shock. i had a shock break off on my eagle once. luckly it had leafs in the back.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Camry

Looking for a Used Camry in your area?

CarGurus has 90,858 nationwide Camry listings starting at $1,300.

ZIP:

Search Toyota Camry Questions

Toyota Camry Experts

#1 Reelin68
Reelin68
Reputation 11,690
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 5,840
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 4,170
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Accord
703 Great Deals out of 81,926 listings starting at $500
Used Toyota Corolla
726 Great Deals out of 74,097 listings starting at $1,790
Used Honda Civic
486 Great Deals out of 80,458 listings starting at $558
Used Nissan Altima
778 Great Deals out of 76,999 listings starting at $470
Used Toyota Avalon
210 Great Deals out of 13,604 listings starting at $1,475
Used Toyota RAV4
567 Great Deals out of 65,613 listings starting at $999
Used Hyundai Sonata
491 Great Deals out of 49,603 listings starting at $1,300
Used Nissan Maxima
266 Great Deals out of 25,822 listings starting at $2,545
Used Toyota Highlander
349 Great Deals out of 24,084 listings starting at $2,900
Used Honda CR-V
663 Great Deals out of 55,844 listings starting at $2,090
Used Ford Fusion
965 Great Deals out of 79,013 listings starting at $1,000
Used Chevrolet Malibu
744 Great Deals out of 88,201 listings starting at $1,900
Used Toyota Prius
174 Great Deals out of 19,891 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota 4Runner
285 Great Deals out of 20,392 listings starting at $2,700
Used Toyota Tacoma
528 Great Deals out of 37,484 listings starting at $2,950