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focus st rear suspension issue

focus st rear suspension issue

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animalkit

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43 posts

67 months

Thursday 20th September 2012
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Noticed today that when the handbrake is on and i find the biting point only the passenger side of the car dips. Is this a sign of rear shocks gone or could it be anything else?

The Wookie

10,638 posts

133 months

Friday 21st September 2012
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animalkit said:
Noticed today that when the handbrake is on and i find the biting point only the passenger side of the car dips. Is this a sign of rear shocks gone or could it be anything else?
Probably means that the driver's side rear caliper isn't doing its job. Either broken linkage or seized mechanism.

theshrew

5,685 posts

89 months

Wednesday 17th October 2012
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/\ what he said