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2000 ford expedition shakes violently at highway speed when a

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bump is hit. Upper and...
2000 ford expedition shakes violently at highway speed when a bump is hit. Upper and lower ball joints have been replace on both sides as well as the inner and outer tie rod ends. Alignment has been done. Still does the same thing.
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Ford Mechanic: Jeremy, Certified Diesel Technician/Electrician replied 1 year ago
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Sway bar bushings? Wheel bearings if*****or hubs if***** Suspension? Steering gear box? Were these all checked for they can cause the issues as well.

Do you have larger tires or rims than the stock ones? That will cause the issue for the added stress. To resolve, a steering damper gets added.

If you have rear air suspension, you could have one leaking.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
As far as i know all parts on the front end were replaced. Only happens when hitting a bump. After slowing down shaking stops and after accelerating rides normal.
Ford Mechanic: Jeremy, Certified Diesel Technician/Electrician replied 1 year ago

Sounds like suspension or sway bars/bushings to me. I would have those points checked.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
suspension all checked. bushings all new
Ford Mechanic: Jeremy, Certified Diesel Technician/Electrician replied 1 year ago

Then I'm not sure what else to check...

I'm going to opt out for someone else that will have areas to check.

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Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 1 year ago

Hello again Chris here,

  • I am contacting you because the post has not been closed out/completed.
  • It appears you were not pleased with my help. Have you checked for damage from within the steering gear.
  • If more assistance is needed, reply and let me know, also let me know what it is you're needing to be pleased.
  • This post is coming up on the 7 day mark where it times out. When a post times out, that means it's no longer on my active list (you reply and I never know it.)
  • You have already paid the fees to get this question answered, and I do not want you to leave having paid for something that did not meet your wants/needs and myself not receiving a feedback selection from yourself.

Thanks Chris

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