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Old 02-15-2012, 08:09 PM
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loud clunk noise when turning steering wheel

Doesnt really happen when im driving but when im attempting to park turning left i get a loud clunk. Wondering where this is coming from... the tie rods? or the suspension i cant really tell but it doesnt sound good... any input?
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Re: loud clunk noise when turning steering wheel

JUST had this and here's what it was:

Broken CV joint on driveshaft.
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Re: loud clunk noise when turning steering wheel

what were symptoms of that broken driveshaft?
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Re: loud clunk noise when turning steering wheel

Whenever I'd turn the wheel left, there was a consistent clunking noise- both in reverse and drive. The click clunk noise disappeared when driving straight. BUT... The engine also began to run VERY rough, almost like it was driving in 2 or 1. The clicking stopped when the entire joint gave way this evening. Thank God for a Jeep guru friend who found it. I would have kept driving the dang thing!
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