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Hear and feel a clunking noise when the car is turned right at very low speeds or just starting out.

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  • ja_jones_123 Aug 01, 2010

    I keep my tires inflated to equal pressure so I doubt that it is a tire pressure issue. The CV joint and/or wheel bearing sounds like a more likely cause.

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Make sure your tire pressure on the front tires is equal, the same. If they are not, you will get this clunking sound because one tire, that is proper pressure, is going further than the one that isn't. This will cause excessive wear on the CV joints & wheel bearings if it is going on for a long time. If you still have the problem after setting the tire pressures properly, you may have a wheel bearing or CVjoint problem. Hope this info helps! Good luck!

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Testimonial: "Thanks for the quick feedback. The CV joint or wheeI bearing problem sounds the most likely since I keep the pressure equal in all tires."

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Forget about wheel pressure you cv joint is gone replace.adrian,,,

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