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2002 Acura MDX Base 4dr SUV

2002 Acura MDX
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4 Wheel Drive, 4 Door, Special Purpose Vehicle
17 mpg city / 23 mpg hwy
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May 20, 2013, 11:25 pm

Anthony H

Question: back end feels bouncy while driving

I recently purchased a 2010 CPO Acura MDX. I've noticed the following Symptoms while driving. Making slight to moderate left or right turns, going over pot holes (not intentionally) or any other uneven pavement doing about 30MPH the least. The back end of my MDX feels like it bounce around a little which gives me a feeling like the back wheels turn like a tag wheel on a truck whenever i turn the steering wheel while driving. Visually everything looks straight tire look normal etc. Any idea on what might be going on here?

May 23, 2013, 8:27 pm

Richard W
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I would check the rear shocks. Push down on the car. If it bounces more than two times you need rear shock.

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