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There is a popping noise coming from the rear passenger side.
Hi there. The constant velocity (CV) shaft is making the sound as you make a turn. The outer bearing is seizing up and clicking the bearings in its race. I recommend replacing the CV shaft to that side. It is...
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Clicking sound when turning over.
There may be a couple of issues at play here. First, the 11.4 volt reading may be a bit on the low side indicating possibly a weak battery. If this is the case, a fully charged battery may correct this...
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Car won't start, clicking sound
This sounds like you may have a failing starter solenoid. The starter solenoid is located on the starter and has internal electrical contacts that transmit electricity to the starter. When this fails, it may cause a clicking sound and will...
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Clicking sound when turning over.
it sounds like your starter solenoid may be failing. The starter solenoid is located on the starter and has internal electrical contacts that transmit electricity to the starter. When this fails, it may cause a clicking sound and will not...
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I have been hearing a vibration in the back when accelerating it's almost like a clicking sound.
Hi there. The clicking sound/vibration in the rear of the vehicle upon acceleration could be, several possibilities. A loose wheel, a bad wheel bearing, a loose or broken suspension component. These are likely culprits but there are still more possibilities....
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My wife's car makes a clicking noise when the wheel is turned; could it be the CVs?
Hello - Yes, your diagnostic skills are very good! It is almost certainly the CV joints, the outer joints in particular. I would recommend that you have the axle/CV joint assembly replaced in both front axles by a mobile, professional...
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Hearing clicking sound in the front left side while driving
This is a sign of a failing or worn out CV joint. A CV joint is packed with a special grease and sealed tight with the rubber or plastic boot, that is held in place with two clamps. A CV...
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No Start only clicking, new battery
This is a common sign of a faulty starter solenoid. The starter solenoid is located on the starter and has internal electrical contacts that transmit electricity to the starter. When this fails, it may cause a clicking sound and will...
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The windshield wipers won't work with car started.
It sounds like you may have a weak battery producing a weak current when trying to start the vehicle. This may be caused by the battery itself being weak or potentially by a failing alternator not charging the battery properly....
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Car won't start, I think it's the battery but I'm not sure.
The clicking noise you hear is either a sign of a battery that is too weak to turn the motor over or a starter solenoid that is faulty. The starter solenoid is located on the starter and has internal electrical...
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Car wont start
Hi there. There are multiple potential issues that cause a vehicle to not crank over or fail to start. This could be a battery-related issue if the battery has low cranking amps, or a starter or starter relay issue not...
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Car ignition won't turn over and is making a clicking sound.
This sounds like you may have a faulty starter solenoid. The starter solenoid is located on the starter and has internal electrical contacts that transmit electricity to the starter. When this fails, it may cause a clicking sound and will...
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Do I have to replace my starter?
A failed starter can simply make a "clicking" sound but not crank the engine. If you have a friend and a hammer available, try this if the starter is visible either under the hood or under the car. If the...
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My car doesn't start up right away. Could it be the spark plugs?
Hello. Your starting issues may not be related to the spark plugs at all. A rapid clicking noise is usually a sign of a bad starter. This noise is produced by the pinon gear attempting to be pushed out and...
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When I try to start the car it clicks with a little white smoke coming out
This is a common sign of a failing starter solenoid. The starter solenoid is located on the starter and has internal electrical contacts that transmit electricity to the starter. When this fails, it may cause a clicking sound and will...
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Too much vibration from the engine when I stop on the road during drive, I hear some sound when I make a left turn.
You could have both of those problems. The ticking sound when you turn is most likely the CV joint. As for the vibration at a stop, an engine mount will usually show signs while driving as well, but not always....
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My car won't start, the lights flickered, and at one point I heard clicking
Hi there. It definitely sounds like something is shorted electrically and not only draining the battery, but also preventing the proper operation of the other electrical components in the vehicle. This is a serious draw on the electrical system and...
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Vehicle runs rough and has a knocking sounds. Could it be the transmission?
Hi and thanks for contacting Your Mechanic. Check your drive train in the front, you could have a wheel bearing going out. The reason it stops making noise when you accelerate is because torque is applied on the bearing and...
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My car will not start - Chrysler Town & Country
Hello. When the engine will not turn over, the issue is typically the starter. The clicking sound you are hearing is also another sign that the starter has failed. This is the sound of the starter motor attempting to insert...
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Clicking sound appears during decelerating. What could it be?
Hi there. What you could be hearing is the chain in the transfer case. If the chain has too much play, then the chain will rub on the transfer case housing when not under a load. Try going up a...

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