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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-23-2019, 12:24 PM Thread Starter
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Rattle at right rear wheel area of AWD


I'm back with my 3rd Taurus after a long time away. This is 2015 Limited AWD, the wife's car. 68K miles.

There is a rattle when hitting bumps at the right rear wheel. From my past experience with Fords the sway bar end links always go bad. I took a look but I can't tell if they are bad.

Anyhow, can someone give me some advise on what this rattle could be? What are the most common items to check? I jacked it up to look underneath and nothing seamed out of sorts.

2015 Taurus AWD Limited - The wife loves her ride.
1996 Taurus LX, 3.0L Duratec - Dad's former car
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Welcome back! If not an endlink, nothing loose in the trunk?

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Welcome back! If not an endlink, nothing loose in the trunk?
or a loose/bad shock
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