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  1. Rear trailing arm replacement question

    Problems & Issues
    Hello, I have a creaking noise from the left rear of my 2003 E. I hear it at low speeds, over very small bumps, I can hear it when I get in or out of the car...heck I can even reproduce the creak by pressing my knee on the rear bumper. After research, review and testing... (sprayed silicone...
  2. Bushings & Ball Joints

    Tires, Wheels and Suspensions
    I have a 2004 Honda Element. I am planning on driving from NY to FL, round trip for the holidays, so got a diagnositic on front end as it squeaks when driving over rough roads, especially in the mornings. Vehicle drives and steers fine, just is a bit noisy, overall whirring noise from front end...
  3. Compliance bushing

    Maintenance and Service
    I took my element in for an oil change at a dealership, they told me that my compliance bushings were torn. I'm going on a long road trip in a couple weeks from AZ to WI and back. Is this something I need to get fixed before my trip? or will I be alright? The tech quoted me $546 for this...
  4. Lubing the sway bar bushings?

    Problems & Issues
    Okay, I'm sorry if it's wrong to start a new post, but I feel that I'm leaving my original post about changing my struts. That's been done, but I still have the creaking noise. I read through many posts and stumbled upon one mentioning a similar creaking sound when starting from a dead stop...
  5. Compliance Arm Bushings... A rip off??

    Maintenance and Service
    Hello oh wise EOC! After perusing some of the other topics on the Compliance Arm Bushings, I have come to the conclusion that people have had them replaced, but everyone I read about said it didn't do much. Anyway, my story is that I went in for my routine oil change at Larry H Miller Honda...