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Old 11-15-2018, 10:19 PM   #25
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1997 SW2
Default Re: Strut Replacement With Pictures on a 2000 SW2

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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.

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