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1992 Lincoln Town Car Question: why will the back end of my car jerk when i hit the gas

 

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danny patterson, Dennison, OH, August 03, 2012, 10:03
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WHEM I HIT THE GAS THE BACK OF MY CAR JERKS AND WHEN I LET OFF IT JERKS IN THE OPPOSITE DIRECTION I HAVE DONE EVERYTHING I CAN THINK OF CHANGED WHEEL BARRING NEW SHOW NEW SWAY ARM BOLTS NEW AIR BAGS I JUST CANT FIGURE IT OUT any suggestions i would apreciate

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    pushrod August 03, 2012, 17:57
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    Poss. trail arm or bushings. Go to alignment shop they are pretty good under the car.

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    danny patterson, August 04, 2012, 06:51
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    thanks i will give that a try wat is a trail arm and where is it located

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    pushrod, August 05, 2012, 01:32
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    The trailing arms are hooked to the rear axle housing to keep the diff.in TRAIL
    with the car.They also keep rear axle from shifting left or right when you
    accelerate or apply brakes.

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