Rear near side knocking noise
2009 Ford S-Max 2.0 tdci

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chris mark smith
Driver
1 points

Problem added: Aug 11, 2021 (1 month ago)
just had rear trailing bushes changed but it was ok before that ? its an annoying knock especially when driving off slow dont seem to hear it on a run just over slight bumps in the road and speed bumps and sometimes its worse when carrying a heavy load in the back ie passengers or equipment
Car: Ford S-Max
Variant: 2.0 tdci
Model Year: 2009
Category: Steering, Suspension, Brakes, Wheels & Tyres
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whittingehame
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21,026 points

Aug 11, 2021 (1 month ago)
These are a very common cause of knock

https://www.energizedcustoms.co.uk/ford-s-max-2006-2015-rear-anti-roll-bar-drop-link.html
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chris mark smith
Driver
1 points

Sep 5, 2021 (1 week ago)
Replying to post by whittingehame:
These are a very common cause of knock

https://www.energizedcustoms.co.uk/ford-s-max-2006-2015-rear-anti-roll-bar-drop-link.html
Hi thanks for getting back to me we have changed the rear drop links today there was play in one but that was the opposite side to my knock / tap but it's still there it's not made any difference and as I say only happened since the trailing arm bushes have been changed
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