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Clunk-Clunk - You Hit a Bump!

Clunk-Clunk - You Hit a Bump!

You can certainly feel the aftermath of going over a speed bump, but what if you hear a clunking sound with it? Well, if you hear an unusual sound, it means there's something wrong with your suspension system. Since the suspension system includes various parts, any of them could be the issue. Here are the different areas we can check for you: Struts When your struts are the culprit, they will fail to perform their job. Sometimes, the housing for it may get dented, causing the shocks to pop in and out. Shock Absorbers The shock absorber is made to absorb the effects of the bumps. They are vital to ensuring your drive is as smooth as possible, but the downside is that they are prone to damage. If they get damaged, you will hear a tapping sound. Spring Shackles Leaf springs are commonly found on more oversized vehicles, such as trailers, trucks, vans, and SUVs, used in off-road conditions. Leaf springs may bend or break over time. When they do get broken, they will definitely pr ... read more