Hit a bump....now she wobbles - Saab 9000 Bulletin Board - Saabnet.com
Click Banner for Details on this Saabnet.com Classified
NG900 & OG93 |
Vintage Models |
Clubs & SOC |
Other Cars |
Books Movies & Music |
Member Photo Galleries |
Member Directory |
*Buddy Registry |
*Mileage Registry |
What's New |
Photo of the Month |
[Main 9000 Bulletin Board | Post Followup | BBFAQ ]
[ Prev by Date ] [ Next by Date ] Member Login / Signup [Most Recently Edited Saabnet.com Photo Galleries]
Hit a bump....now she wobbles
Posted by Mike Singh [Email] (more from Mike Singh) on Thu, 5 Jul 2018 05:25:57
Coming home, last night, I hit some rather large bumps (the Mass Pike, of course) at 75pmh. Close to home, I noticed some vibration that hadn't been there before. It became more pronounced, and the car started shaking.
By the time I got to my exit, the car was shuddering, and I was convinced that I had a flat. When it begin to wobble pretty badly, I pulled over into a parking spot, convinced I had a flat.
All four tires were fine, surprisingly.
I ended up walking home, but will probably get it towed, tonight. Any ideas what might have happened? The wheels didn't look bent at all. Wheel bearing?
I will say- the car was exhibiting behavior where- if I hit the boost hard or hit a pot hole- the steering wheel would turn or lock up as if on rails (briefly). Possibly I damaged a control arm?
Thanks so much, in advance, for any advice. Happy independence day!
posted by 205.201.23...
Posts in this Thread:
Post a Followup
No Site Registration is Required to Post - Site Membership is optional (Member Features List), but helps to keep the site online
for all Saabers. If the site helps you, please consider helping the site by becoming a member.
This is a moderated bulletin board - Posting is a privilege, not a right.
Unsolicited commercial postings are not allowed (no spam). Please, no For Sale or Wanted postings, SERIOUSLY.
Classifieds are to be listed in The Saab Network Classifieds pages.
This is a problem solving forum for over 250,000 Saab owners, so expect to see
problems discussed here even though our cars are generally very reliable. This is not an anything goes
type of forum. Saabnet.com has been a moderated forum since 1988. For usage guidelines, see the
Saabnet.com Mission and Purpose Page. Please remember that you are
not anonymous. Site Contact | Site Donations | Other Sites by SP -
Your address is: 188.8.131.52 - Using CCBot/2.0 (https://commoncrawl.org/faq/) - Logged.
Site Members do not see red text instructions, bottom of the page anchor ads, or box ads.
Click here to see all
the Site Membership Benefits!