Ford Mondeo III - Mondeo 2003 front wheel knocking/rattle sound -
hi, i have a 2003 mondeo mk3 estate (100k miles) and there is a really annoying knocking/rattle sound coming from the front drivers side wheel. it seems to be worse in the cold but is always there, more so on uneven road surfaces.
i initially thought it was the wishbone bush but have been advised that this is unlikely as there is no handling difference and all tyres are wearing normally.
with a little research, i have come up with the possibility that it could be the anti roll bar drop link??
can anyone please confirm this or help me out with this. i also need to know, if it is the drop link then how tricky is it to change yourself?
Ford Mondeo iii - Mondeo 2003 front wheel knocking/rattle sound -
anti roll bar drop links are notorious on other cars for causing a rattle as they have no permamnent load on them so on rough surfaces they can clatter continiously. i have changed several on citroens and they are very easy, one nut on each end, not had any experience with Ford ones though.