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Behind my passenger side wheel, everytime i back up i here a knocking noise and everytime i make a right turn i here the same noise and it seems like it's getting worse each day.

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Hello,
That noise would be a constant velocity joint gone bad. (Inner or outer) This is the drive axle. It will soon break apart and leave you stranded.
Needs to be replaced as soon as possible.
Wayne

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