Rattle From Rear Shock on Chrysler Sebring

Problem Description and Possible Solution

A rattle from the rear of the vehicle may indicate that the rear shock absorbers are defective. Updated shocks are available; however, careful inspection of all suspension components should be performed before any parts are replaced.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 120,066 (20,500–194,000)
10 model years affected: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, more2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
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STARTED ON THE REAR RIGHT RATTLING GETTING LOUDER DAY BY DAY I NEEDA SOLUTION TO FIX THE PROBLEM
increasingly loud rattle coming from the rear/trunk area.loud clanking
Rear strut mount crumbled, what a piece of junk
Constant rattle on right rear of car sounds like strut gone bad but further investigation revals bushing deterated that between sprong and car body..
rattle from rear shocks
Right rear shock rattling on Sebring convertible
rear struts wear out. I am in the process of replacing on 07 sebring.
also have an 08 avenger we bought new and rear struts started making strange popping noises at 50,000 miles.
Just began yesterday and has been happening on and off, not constantly. And the knocking is loud, sounds like someone is hitting bottom left rear of car with hammer.
Yup, mine just started rattling, getting louder everyday, rear-right shock absorber.