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Two days ago I had my cv boot replaced because it was making a crackling sound when I would turn. Now today my car is making a weird noise. I sounds like metal is being dragged underneath my car. I was thinking maybe the guy didn't put the brake pads back on correctly or some metal is rubbing.

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If the CV boot was damaged you can almost bet the CV itself needs replacing as moisture and dirt has probably ruined the joint. Replace the CV joint.

Posted on May 23, 2011

  • pyperspurrie May 23, 2011

    Okay the guy who fixed it said that he did replace the CV boot and CV joint. So i just don't understand the noise that my car is making.

  • NOT ME May 24, 2011

    It this case, I would advise you to take it back to the shop that did the repair. They should be able to diagnose the problem very quickly. Anything I might tell you would just be a guess.

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