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Just purchased an A6 certified preowned. After about 2 miles, a clicking sound is heard in the left wheel well. Last for a few minutes then stops. Sounds like a blinker noise, or an igniter on a gass stove. Any idea what this could be?

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Sounds like your CV joint is going bad (Constant Velocity joint) they click when grease has escaped. They have a rubber boot around them to keep dirt out and grease in. And with age they crack and grease leaks out. You can see them just behind either wheel.

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