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xrevengex
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xrevengex Jun 2, 6:27pm - #19508 
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steering making funny sounds

my steering is making some pop/knockinf sound when i make sharp/u-turns at low rate of speed like 10-15mph. the sound isn't too loud but it does kinda worry me cry..any ideas on what it could be. my car is lowered w/17' has been for like 10 months now.
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Evan
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Evan Jun 2, 7:00pm - #19509 

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could it be your springs buckling?

how is your power steering fluid level?

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Grand-Touring-Dan
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Grand-Touring-Dan Jun 2, 7:20pm - #19510 
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when you say sharp turns, do you mean when the wheel is turned all the way to one side? Does it do it when you turn both ways? Does it only do it when the wheel is turned all the way, or just when you turn it at all? If you have these kind of symptoms, it could be your drive axles. Go to the front of the car and take a peak under. Look ot the inside of the wheel and you will see a shaft with a black boot on it. If the boot is torn, you need new axles and that is what has caused your problem. Good luck.

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celicaGTS01
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celicaGTS01 Jun 2, 9:49pm - #19511 
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i'd make sure to get it checked out man, thats something you really don't wanna fuck with
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