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Old 02-02-2010, 02:58 PM   #1
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06 wrx

Default stock wrx strut/springs high miles squeaking strut.

my 07 wrx still has the stock struts and springs with 83k on them. the passenger side front strut squeaks a lot when the car first starts moving, however after a few miles of driving the squeak goes away. other than the noise i dont feel any problems. could this noise be a warning that my struts are starting to go or is the noise just because its very cold and the struts need to "warm up"?
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Old 02-02-2010, 09:55 PM   #2
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honestly "they" recommend replacing struts/shocks around 50K. the reason bein is the piston rubs the housing and fluid can leak past the piston. 83k id suggest replacing them. if u have the money do the springs as well.
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