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Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Axle CV Shaft Assembly
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How Long Does a Ball Joint Front Last?
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How Long Does a Track Bar Last?
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The car makes loud shaking/jarring noise when the steering wheel is only slight turned rightward. There is no noise when turning left.
Hi there. From the description you have provided, the noise you are hearing from the rear of the vehicle and the feeling your vehicle has while driving, should be looked at sooner than later. The swaying (fish-tail) action, could be...
Underpowered and shaking under load
Hi there. This may suggest a fuel delivery problem such as bad or dirty fuel injectors or potentially a faulty O2 sensor. As you may know, the oxygen sensors which are part of your emissions system read exhaust gases to...
Car shakes and rattles in first gear
Hello. Your vehicle has a few things going on and it is probably best you have it inspected by an experienced technician. The shakes and rattles may be due to worn engine mounts or an out of tune ignition system....
Oil change due, now car is bouncing and shaking
Hello. The oil change should not cause the car to bounce or shake. This may be unrelated to the oil change and may be a sign of a more serious problem and should be looked at by a qualified mechanic...
I notice my car shakes a little when i accelerate from a full stop.
Hello. If the shudder only occurs slightly under acceleration then it typically is not a dangerous problem. Most of the time it is caused by a bad engine mount or an issue with a failing cv axle. If one of...
Vibration in the car - 2003 Dodge Neon
Hello. When issues get worse after a repair, always double check the work that was done. If you check that off right away, then you should look at why the engine is shaking so bad. This is typically due to...
I have speed wobble when traveling at 50 MPH in my Jeep Wrangler
Hello. Shaking can be caused by many things. I would first try to determine if the shaking is engine or suspension related. If it is engine related, then it may be possible that the engine may be experiencing issues, perhaps...
The front right starts shaking really bad at 30 mph. This is a rebuild car.
Anytime there is a rebuilt car title on a vehicle you never know what kind of problem caused the vehicle to be totaled by the insurance company. The insurance company determined that the needed repairs to fix the vehicle back...
Will bad brake calipers cause excessive vibrating in steering wheel while driving?
This may very well be caused by the uneven wear on the front tires. When uneven tread is subjected to various road conditions or braking power, this will definitely cause a vibrating or shaking feeling. This may also be caused...
My car vibrates when it's in gear, even at idle. There is less vibration in park or neutral.
Hi there. This type of vibration in my history has usually been the result of a weak, split, or broken engine mount or metal fatigue in the body. A visual inspection of the engine mounts can be a quick determination...
I can't drive at high speeds without the car shaking
Hi there. Your vehicle shaking over 60 km could be caused by several things. The possibilities include: tire separation and/or balance issues, bad shocks, bad springs, and possible driveline issues (u-joints, etc.). Securing the ramp/tailgate may be in order until...
Is it my pulley on the power steering pump I need to replace if it's wobbles or the pump it's self
Remove the power steering belt and turn the pump by hand to monitor the shaft to see if it moves around as you turn the pump. If the shaft is not moving and stays straight when you turn the pump...
Pontiac Grand Prix shaking at 30 mph
If there is a broken piece on the rim it will cause the rim to be out of balance and shake when the car picks up speed. I would definitely get the rim fixed and re-balance and see if that...
My Check Engine Light turns on and off, and the Service Traction Light is on
There are several components that can cause these types of symptoms. Issues that cause poor performance and shaking can be fuel, air, spark, electronic, or mechanical problems. The good news is that the Check Engine Light has come on. This...
Loud vibration
Hi there. Weak, worn, or broken engine mounts can cause a vibration such as you've described to occur. These mounts secure the engine to the body, cradle, and frame, but also provide a dampening from the engine vibrations. What you're...
When I go above 50 mph my truck starts to shake.
This is likely a tire "out of balance" issue. Most vehicles have a certain speed where an out-of-balance condition from a rotating component (wheel, driveshaft, etc.) will resonate, or "echo" the out of balance condition - causing vibration, and even...
Can anyone tell me if the half moon metal part inside of the distributor, that the cam sensor reads off of, is supposed to have an
Hello. Although you have done considerable work on the fuel system, it may be a good idea to check the fuel pressure coming from the fuel rail. This will determine if the fuel pressure regulator is working efficiently, which may...
Rough engine noise on startup, idle and low rpms
Hello. From what you describe it would appear that your low oil level may have something to do with the engine noise. First off, if the oil is low I would top it off as soon as possible, as low...
My car randomly shakes
The shaking you are feeling is likely a tire or suspension issue. As with diagnosing any problem, start with the simple solutions first. Make sure your tires are properly and evenly inflated. Make sure your tires are balanced properly....
Car started squealing and shaking back and forth
Hello. This does indeed seem like bad behavior. If there are no other visible symptoms (like the Check Engine or alternator light), this may be an accessory belt pulley which is seizing up, and forcing the belt to slip (hence...

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