[Biturbos4] Strange noises
gfl1 at optonline.net
Fri Mar 11 07:44:38 EST 2005
If its a 6-speed, and its creeping on its own, you might want to
elaborate (sounds like a clutch problem). Or did you mean that *you*
crept away from a stop, accelerating gently?
On Mar 10, 2005, at 9:11 PM, ken kgrant wrote:
> no it is 6-speed.
> --- Grant <gfl1 at optonline.net> wrote:
>> Well, as I read I was thinking "CV joint". I'd
>> check that first.
>> As to the tie-rods, yes they deteriorate quickly.
>> Easy to diagnose
>> once on a lift - have ti checked out. The bucks are
>> modest - under
>> $100 for the tie rod, if (and only if) the end alone
>> can be replaced.
>> Pls labor, plus alignment, so figure $300 (yes,
>> Since you describe creeping, I assume its an
>> On Mar 10, 2005, at 2:20 PM, ken kgrant wrote:
>>> right after my warranty has run out i am hearing
>>> feeling noises by the fron laft tire. when i turn
>>> steering wheel about 30 degrees and move forward
>>> the wheel jerks quite a bit.
>>> also if i stop at a light and release the brakes
>>> the car slowly moves forward if it at an incline i
>>> hear several mettalic thuds.
>>> when i had my jeep, this happened when the cv boot
>>> anyone has any idea what it could be? i know some
>>> have mentioned about the tie-rod not being very
>>> reliable in s4 models. could this be related to
>>> if it is, i sure hope it is not a big ticket
>>> given that it just came off warranty.
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