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2000 Subaru Outback When turning at low speeds and accelerating at low speeds, I sometimes get a metallic grinding noise. I don't hear any noise at highway speeds. What is the problem?

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It sounds as if you have a brake or c.v. joint problem. If you haven't checked your brakes check them first (cheapest to repair). Ifbrakes are fine c.v. joints are most likely the problem. When checking brakes if doing yourself check inner and outer pads as well as rotors for scoring. Good Luck.

Posted on Jun 27, 2009

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Sounds like your CV half shaft is has gone bad. More than likely when you look behind your front wheels you will see a rip or hole in the CV boot. You will need to replace the CV joint to fix this. Good luck and thanks for using FixYa!

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