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weird clunking noise

im gettin a weird clunking noise at low rpm, its underlying, not really pronounced, but when im anywhere between 1000-1200 i get a clunk, its not from the trans i dont think,cause it does it in neutral. the truck makes the same clunk when you shut it off. im thinking its something with the flywheel, but it could be somethin stupid, like my new exhaust hitting a heat shield. anyone have this happen to theirs? its like an underlying clunk, almost like if it were running rough (lugging) type of clunk.

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90% chance is balljoints

9% chance its swaybar end links

1% chance its something else

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both my ball joints and sway bar are clunking lol, this is underneath that clunk. i found out what it was, the exhaust clamp my buddy "tightened" rattled loose and was stuck up against the heat sheild.

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SOLD: 1999 f-350 crew cab lariat short bed 4x4 3.73s
2002 extended cab short bed 4x4 XLT fx4 interior 3.73s AFE intake, 305/70/16 toyo MTs plow truck
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90% chance is balljoints

9% chance its swaybar end links

1% chance its something else
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both my ball joints and sway bar are clunking lol, this is underneath that clunk. i found out what it was, the exhaust clamp my buddy "tightened" rattled loose and was stuck up against the heat sheild.
Looks like Joel was 100% right.

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yeah id say he hit that nail on the head lol

SOLD:2000 f-250 extended cab short bed 4x4 xlt 3.73's 6637 DIY intake 02-04 headlights. stock otherwise
SOLD: 1999 f-350 crew cab lariat short bed 4x4 3.73s
2002 extended cab short bed 4x4 XLT fx4 interior 3.73s AFE intake, 305/70/16 toyo MTs plow truck
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