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Front end shake on 93 civic hatch dx

Discussion in 'Wheels / Suspension / Tires / Brakes' started by Strouser, Dec 11, 2015.

  1. Strouser

    Strouser New Member

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    Oct 28, 2015
    MY 1993 honda civic shakes pretty bad going about 20 and up. It gets worse as i make left turns and gets a little better as i make right turns. At first i thought it was the cv joint because the boot was torn and sprayed grease everywhere. But i replaced it and its still there, then i went and rebalanced my tires at work and still nothing. The only way i can explain the sound is its like something is rubbing, like my wheel is rubbing on the fender 24/7 but its not..... nothing is rubbing. I did the wheel bearing and tie rod test and they were solid. Please let me know what you think it could be. When i replaced the axle i had to go through a lot of suspension and never noticed anything broken besides maybe one balljoint that doesnt look to bad but could be going out soon.
  2. Briansol

    Briansol Admins Admin VIP

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    Nov 18, 2007
    Have you given the car an alignment?

    it's possible a wheel is bent, but that wouldn't explain the sound.

    how about the calipers? any dragging? a caliper on a warped rotor could cause a vibration if it's dragging....
  3. TurboMirage

    TurboMirage YEEAAAHHH VIP

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    May 20, 2003
    Central, MA
    If the ball joint boot is ripped or if it feels loose it needs to be replaced.

    Otherwise I would check your lower control arm bushings if they are original they are most likely toast
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