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1993 subaru legacy front cv axles

My car when driving it and turnig the wheel. it clicks really loud and also sometimes it feels like its jerking and grabbing like its gonna lock up on me.

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  • Rick Byrd
    Rick Byrd May 11, 2010

    you have already diagnosed the problem , you have a bad cv axel or both , are you going to replace the axel(s) yourself or have a qualified shop repair you vehicle ? choice is yours , but get it done before it brakes and you have to add a tow truck bill to your expenses .if the question is how do i determine which cv axel if not both , which side of the car is the niose coming from ? or a visual inspection might show the outter cv boot is torn and grease has deposited all over the inside of the tire area . that would be a pretty good indication that would be the bad axel . how else can we help ya ?

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First thing to have checked would be the front CV axles. If the rubber boots rip and allow the grease out it can damage the joints and they will make a clicking sound. Worn out axle joints can also bind and make it feel jerky. If they are making that loud of a noise it could become a safety issue, have them checked out soon.

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