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2008 Highlander knocking sound rear driver side wheel.

Customer Question

2008 Highlander knocking sound rear driver side wheel. Changed the strut and still making knocking sound
JA: Where exactly do you think the noise is coming from? And how long has this been going on?
Customer: Control arm? It's not the strut
JA: Are you fixing your Highlander yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Changed the strut
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Dan replied 6 months ago.

Hello my name is***** am an ASE Master Technician and I am glad to help you with your question.

Expert:  Dan replied 6 months ago.

Check the stabilizer links this is the most common problem. It could also be a ball joint or control arm bushing.

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
what exactly are the stabilizer links?
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
one of these?
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Expert:  Dan replied 6 months ago.

none of those

Expert:  Dan replied 6 months ago.

Please reply to this if you need more help and we can continue this conversation at no extra charge. This does not have to be my only answer. If you are satisfied with my service, please rate at the top of the screen. Rating does not close out your question. Remember, sometimes it is difficult to completely diagnose your vehicle without being there, but I will try to give you the best answer I can. Hoping to be giving you 5 star service.