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Help removing rusted sway bar link nut

I’m working on an 03 Camry trying to replace the sway bar end links. The Allen key hole stripped and I’m having trouble removing the bottom nut. The top one was easier due to all the space I have. ...
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How to Troubleshoot “Jumpy” Rear End

The Vehicle 1994 Nissan Sentra, GA16DE engine, automatic transmission, 326k Recent Maintenance motor oil change (last 2 weeks) replaced cracked rear wheel spacers (~5 months ago) Symptoms How ...
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What is the clunking sound that happens from 5 to 30 mph

I have a clunky rubbing noise that happens at around 5 mph, gets louder then subsides around 30 mph, sounds like the rear but that may be an illusion. When I hot he breaks, it stops, also as I said ...
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Rubber ring near sway bar bushing

I have noticed a rubber ring just before my swaybar bushing. The ring is badly damaged and needs replacing - however, I have no idea what it is called and thus cannot find a replacement. Could ...
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Should I replace my bushings and brackets with my stabilizer links?

I have a Toyota Camry ACV40, and during a regular service, I was told to replace the front stabilizer links and bushings. Looking at the diagrams, I saw there are two clips that are related, I'm ...
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Did I install the end link incorrectly?

I found out after sending my vehicle, a 93 miata, to a shop for a control arm replacement that it was missing the drivers side anti-sway bar link along with the hardware. After heading to a hardware ...
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Sway bar and lower control arm too far apart on one side (sway bar link)

I was changing my lower control arm on my 07 Accord and noticed the sway bar link is bad. I'm thinking about changing the sway bar link this weekend but it was so hard to put the old sway bar link ...
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Effects of sway bar stiffness on rough, uneven roads

I just read a really nice write-up on sway bar physics. I also watched a video discussing suspension behavior on rough roads. Let's assume the following: A front-wheel drive vehicle being driven ...
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How to reduce vehicle swaying (body sway)

I have a stock 2010 Acura TSX. I don't know what the official term is (maybe body sway) but I would like to reduce the amount of swaying it does as I'm going through turns, especially at higher speeds....