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There's thumping noise coming from the engine I can feel it periodically. It thumps whether I'm on the highway or letting it idle. I have a 2005 4x4 ranger

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Does thumping increase as throttle is being opened?

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Could be a loose engine mount but there are a few things it could be so some one would need to hear it for a better diagnosis

Posted on Nov 15, 2014

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SOURCE: What could cause a thumping noise from the front end when turning at low speed?

sounds like wheel bearings-1st
but hopefully your front disc need turning, or replaced.
check wheel bearings by jacking up the front end "CAREFULLY" WITH
JACK STANDS & wiggle tires,if you get more than a 1/4'' slack on 1 or the other, than it's shot. Best to replace both sides. "GOOD LUCK'' &
BE CAREFULL.

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SOURCE: thumping or clicking noise when steering sharp right turns

If it's a 4WD then your front universal joint(s) on the front wheel drive shafts are on the way out and should be replaced. They should be replaced as a pair (both sides) so that you have uniform wear, but you can replace the bad one to solve the problem. The noise should be coming from one side or the other, indicating which one is going bad, but it's most likely the right sive CV joint. Also, it the rubber boot on the end of the driveshaft is damaged or torn, that would point to the offending joint. Your parts store should be able to sell you a reconditioned half shaft to fix the problem. Replacement can be done at home with decent tools.

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