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Clicking noise when turning

I notice a clicking noise when turning - when I turn (either left or right) there is a metallic clicking noise in the front end (sounds like a bearing). It's gone on for some time now (over a year) with no noticable decrease in performance. The clicking has gotten somewhat louder, but doesn't interfere with driving or other performance.

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If the axels are ok, have the ball joints and the rack

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It is the drive axles. If you look under your ca you will see that the shafts going to your wheels have rubber boots to protect the bearings. They are most likely torn and the bearings have become dirty and contaminated. Replace the drive axles and the clicking will go away!

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