[V6-12v] Gear oil, brake job

George Tur getur at optonline.net
Mon Mar 22 16:08:03 EST 2004

> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Tom Gordon" <tom.gordon at mackbrooks.co.uk>
> To: "Clive Young" <cyoung1661 at rogers.com>; "Tom Christiansen"
> <tomchr at ee.washington.edu>
> Cc: "Audi list" <v6-12v at www.audifans.com>
> Sent: Monday, March 22, 2004 9:47 AM
> Subject: Re: [V6-12v] Gear oil, brake job
> > If I can launch a new problem into the mix, I have a grouching noise when
> > turning right (but only at slow speeds), usually only at about 3/4 lock.
> > Have changed brake pads and disks (rotors) and rebuilt the callipers. 
> > I'm confused - has anyone else been here before?
> >
> > Tom Gordon
Usually a "grouching" or crunching noise on a turn in means that a CV joint or 
a wheel bearing is going bad. Take a look to see if a CV boot is torn. If the 
noise occurs on right hand turns then take a look at the driver's side wheel 
since that is the loaded wheel.

Hope this helps

George Tur

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