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  1. Rear end squeak squeak squeak in reverse

    Problems & Issues
    about four months ago my 03 EX AWD started making a repeating squeak that keeps pace with the wheel speed (squeak, squeak, squeak.... faster and faster). It’s only in R, and it happens whether I use the brake or not. I put all four wheels off the ground and crawled under with it in R. It sounds...
  2. Front Strut Longevity?

    Maintenance and Service
    116,000 miles on my 2005 Element. Just replaced both rear strut assemblies due to one leaking fluid and need to get an alignment. However, front right strut mount is squeaking but otherwise both struts are in good shape. Debating whether to replace just strut mount (about $130 for both sides...