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Rumbling noise at 30mph and above is it the cv joints?

Noise gets louder at freeway cv joints make noise when they are going out? How can I tell if the cv joints are bad?????

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Sounds more like rotors or hub bearings cv joints make a clicking noise while turning when their going bad

Posted on Feb 26, 2009

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    Dennis Mulford Feb 26, 2009

    also check the tires



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