just had new struts put on and my front end is still making knocking sounds worse than before. any ideas?

Asked by Mar 28, 2016 at 09:07 PM about the 2001 Ford Windstar SEL

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

going over bumps. could it be motor mounts?

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Possible tie rod ends, could be inners or outers. a front end shop should be able to check it out.

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Your van has sway bar links that attach to the strut, and the sway bar. When changing struts these should be changed as well since they often get ruined during the removal process. If they put the same ones back on, 90% of the time you will get the knocking/clunking noise.

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