Clunk and/or Rattle Due to Worn Inner Tire Rod Ends on Mercury Sable

Problem Description and Possible Solution

While steering, if you hear a clunk or a rattle, or if you experience premature tire wear, this could indicate the inner tie rod ends are loose or worn and will require replacement.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 145,000 (124,000–186,000)
7 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, more1998, 2002, 2003
9 people reported this problem
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They broke had to replace them
Same as reported by others; had to replace struts and worn tie rod, sway bar also.