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My 1997 Dodge Dakota, 8 cy, 4X4 makes loud groaning, creacking and poppping noises when turning and driving at slow speeds. Is it caused by bad u-joints, ball joints, shocks/springs? It's hard to tell exactly where it comes from but seems to be from the front to middle of the truck. My first thought was the the bed was coming apart from the cab!

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Sounds like your steering rack is bad. they lose their oil do to a rip in the rubber boots. I would check that first.

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