View Single Post
Old 11-15-2018, 10:19 PM   #25
mrbios is a jewel in the roughmrbios is a jewel in the roughmrbios is a jewel in the rough
mrbios's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 187

1997 SW2
Default Re: Strut Replacement With Pictures on a 2000 SW2

Originally Posted by cuetip View Post
I know I'm replying to a very old thread, but the creaking sound is caused by over torquing the strut tower nuts....
I still have the car and now the miles are 166K and on occasion the right tower will make the rubber noise but the left tower never has. I torqued all the nuts with the same torque wrench to 21 fl lbs. I just re-checked them a few minutes ago.


Add to mrbios's Reputation
Rate the quality of this post and help mrbios reputation points. Click the reputation button near the bottom left corner of this message box. Thank you!
mrbios is offline   Reply With Quote