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TECHNICAL ISSUES => Renault 5 GT Turbo => Topic started by: robx1r on 01:26, Sun 30 October 2011

Title: suspension woe's
Post by: robx1r on 01:26, Sun 30 October 2011
i've a very loud squeeking noise coming from the driver front suspension up near the top mount,

what usually goes in these?
Title: Re: suspension woe's
Post by: Ash-Lee on 11:28, Sun 30 October 2011
Is there any play in the suspension strut? The little top hats are known for either wearing oval or just falling apart.
Title: Re: suspension woe's
Post by: robx1r on 13:32, Sun 30 October 2011
i havent tried that yet, what parts are up there that could needing replacement
Title: Re: suspension woe's
Post by: Ash-Lee on 14:36, Sun 30 October 2011
There's the metal cap (top hat), a bearing and a circle rubber block.
Title: Re: suspension woe's
Post by: robx1r on 14:49, Sun 30 October 2011
it does sound rubber ish! lol any idea where i would get one?
Title: Re: suspension woe's
Post by: scratcher on 17:23, Sun 30 October 2011
You can get all the bits you need from Mike  :wink:

http://www.gt-turbo-spares.co.uk/?page_id=26 (http://www.gt-turbo-spares.co.uk/?page_id=26)

There are poly doughnuts for sale on ebay. I bought a set ages ago and keep forgetting to fit them.