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Front wheels are clicking/making popping sound when i turn

It used to be only when i turned it really hard, but now it makes the sound when im just turning normaly. what could this be? pls help me with this!

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Hi there ..... Sounds like your CV joints are worn out. you should have them looked at soon. If they need replacing, don't be alarmed when they tell you to replace the whole shaft. This is common as it is sometimes cheaper to replace the whole shaft then the CV joint itself.
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It sounds like wheel bearings. Usually, they will make more noise in one direction than the other. They also, sometines, will squeak or squeal when turning. It will not go away. It will only get worse. I'd have them checked as soon as possible. If they go out completely, you will tear up the spindle too. Bearings are a lot cheaper to replace than the whole wheel support assembly.

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Take a closer look at the CV boots if they are ripped and see alot of grease on the end of axle where the CV joint is the CV joint needs to be replaced

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