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Old 08-16-2009, 01:48 PM   #1
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suspension help

When im driving at higher speeds the rear seems to shift and on bumps?
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Old 08-16-2009, 03:53 PM   #2
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My friends civic hops to the right when he goes over bumps. I think its a rear alignment issue. He noticed it after he got 4 wheel alignment done.
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Old 08-16-2009, 03:55 PM   #3
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i went to an alignment place and the said it was suspension and mine also moves to the right
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Old 08-16-2009, 04:55 PM   #4
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likely rear trailing arm bushings...
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Old 08-16-2009, 05:11 PM   #5
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likely rear trailing arm bushings...
and/or possibly a bad shock. Do you get any rattles?
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Old 08-16-2009, 08:44 PM   #6
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no rattles shocks are good guna go get alignment done tomoarw
any good places ?
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Old 08-17-2009, 12:22 PM   #7
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RTABs

Google "E36 RTAB" and you'll find out lots of info on the most likely culprit. Save the alignment until after you replace them.
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