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Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Brake Rotor/Disc
Common signs of faulty car brake rotors include noisy brakes, vibrations that can be felt through the pedal, and score marks on the rotor.
Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Ball Joint (Front)
Common signs include clunking noises and excessive vibration from the front, and you may start steering to the right or left unintentionally.
How to Buy a Good Quality Crankshaft Harmonic Balancer
It sounds musical, but what it really does is disperse vibrations that travel through the crankshaft to prevent damage to it and other vehicle components. The harmonic balancer, or vibration damper,...
Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Front Output Shaft Bearing
Common signs include a noisy drivetrain, excessive vibrations, and oil leaking from the transfer case in all-wheel or four-wheel vehicles.
Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Axle CV Shaft Assembly
Common signs include loud clicking noises when turning, grease on the inside edge of the tires, and excessive vibration when driving.
How Long Does a Driveshaft Last?
When it comes to important components in your vehicle, the driveshaft holds a lot of importance. This part is responsible for delivering the torque, or power, that is being made by your engine...
Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Driveshaft
Common signs include intense car vibrations and abnormal noises, like clunking, rattling, and scraping, coming from under the vehicle.
What Causes a Car to Shake?
You’re driving down the interstate, and as you come up to cruising speed, the steering wheel starts to vibrate in your hands. You grip a little tighter and press the accelerator a little more....

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vibration and smoke from tail pipe
Check for diagnostic trouble codes. If the smoke is blue, oil is getting into the combustion chambers and perhaps the rough running is due to partly fouled plugs. If the smoke is black, the air fuel ratio is way off...
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Steering wheels move to the right when applied the brake.
Causes of brake pull include worn or warped rotors, a stuck caliper, a collapsed brake hose, worn suspension parts and uneven tire inflation. Vibration on braking is typically due to excessive thickness variation in the brake rotor, pad defects, or...
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Significant vibrations after new rims and tires installation.
Unless you were previously able to operate at 90 MPH with no vibration, I would not necessarily expect such success now with the new tires and wheels. Once you get up to speeds like that, there are lots of possible...
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I have break pads that I want installed on my 2010 acura tl
It is unlikely that the vibration is due to an ABS malfunction. If you do suspect that, remove the fuse powering the ABS system and test drive the car. More likely than not, the vibration will be unchanged even with...
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Really dont know.
The noise you are describing could indeed be tire or wheel bearing related. On inspection, a mechanic would be able to quickly distinguish between the two possibilities. Vibration on braking is typically due to excessive thickness variation in the brake...
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question about inbalance
On your vehicle, imbalance in the rear is due to rear tire and wheel imbalance although there is always a possibility that a tire in the rear position has excessive "radial force variation" which defect will cause vibration no matter...
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Truck shudders when turning corners.
When turning and the vehicle shudders, check the tires to see if they are coming in contact with the frame. If they are, then the steering stop is loose and has backed off causing the steering to steer at a...
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Car is shaking a lot.
The vibration you are feeling while braking may be because of warped brake rotors. Brake rotors can warp when they are overheated from repeated hard stops. The rattling noise during acceleration may be due to a loose panel or heat...
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Vibration noise when letting off the accelerator
Hello, thank you for writing in. There may be a few different things going on. First and foremost we need to make sure the throttle is not sticking and that the brakes are complete released. If the issue is more...
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Car stutters when accelerating.
You could have gotten some bad gas from a gas station that has a lot of water in the fuel. When there is excessive water in the fuel, the engine will tend to run rough at a low rpm and...
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Shaking on acceleration over 3,000 rpm.
Check the engine for a misfire. Check the spark plugs and see if they are working and if there is park to the spark plugs. If the spark plugs are clean and there is spark to the spark plugs, then...
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Car is vibrating and clanking on start up.
If the car is moved when the engine is cold before it completes its warm-up cycle, then there will be moisture that is drawn into the engine causing the engine to shake and vibrate with a clanking noise. The issue...
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My car keeps shaking and vibrating when ever am at speed and when ever I apply my brake. What can cause that? 2008 Toyota Highlander
Hi there - there are 2 issues here: what is the source of the vibration, and what is allowing it to continue or even be amplified? The source of the vibration could be a wheel/tire imbalance or a failing front...
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When stopped in Drive, the car vibrates. You can especially hear and feel the vibration mostly in the back of the car 2002 Infiniti I35
Hello - I would be suspicious of an exhaust system hanger which has gone weak, and is allowing the exhaust to bump into the chassis at an idle. It is also possible that the fuel pump is wearing out, and...
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Engine is shaking, pulsating or vibrating
Hello, thank you for writing in. The most common reason an engine is shaking or vibrating, is because there is a misfire happening inside the cylinders. This may be a sign of a spark issue, fuel issue, or air intake...
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What are the symptoms of a drive shaft going out on a 01 Subaru outback
Hello, thank you for writing in. First we shall address the symptoms of a "failing crankshaft". As there is a small chance the crankshaft itself is the cause of the vibration. The crankshaft is a solid metal shaft which would...
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Loud humming at 55mph through to 65mph coming from the front of car not wheel bearing and had new tyres 2012 Fiat 500
Hi there - not sure how they checked your wheel bearings, but they are still the leading suspect. If the noise is proportional to road speed (increases with road speed), or gets louder when you are on a freeway on/off-ramp,...
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Slight vibration after 65 mph 2012 Infiniti G37x
Hi there - great problem description and summary of prior work! Next level of diagnostics awaits - if you feel the vibration primarily through your fingertips on the steering wheel, the problem is likely front wheel balance, or a worn...
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05 ram 4x4 Vibration in the floor during acceleration, and a vibration in​ steering at cruising speed that goes away when letting off the gas.
Hi there. This sounds like the tires on the front are out of balance and the ball joints are worn and need replaced. A out of balance wheel will cause the vehicle to vibrate and may change location to the...
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Car vibrates when shifting at 3krpm but not 2 or 4 and vibrates when moving at 3krpm why?
Hi there. The engine's harmonic balancer or the flex plate could be bent causing the engine to have a vibration when operated between 2,500 to 3,000 rpm's. I recommend seeking out a professional, such as one from Your Mechanic, to...

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