Q: Creaking wood sounds on acceleration

asked by on February 08, 2017

Got transmission, control bushings & engine mounts replaced dec 2016. My car makes loud creaking noises like old wood floor boards when accelerating and during driving.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hi there. There could be a couple of things going on in this scenario. The motor mounts may have loosened and need to be re-torqued. There could also be worn suspension parts that are now creaking under the torqued of the engine as the new motor mounts do not give like the worn ones did. I suggest having a qualified technician perform an inspection to avoid replacing unnecessary parts. Your Mechanic has several available technicians that can assist you with creaking noise inspection.

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