Q: Can u give me a rough estimate for replacing inner and outer tie rod ends on my tundra 2006 sr5?

asked by on January 06, 2017

When maneuvering in parking lots and when driving at low speeds I hear clanking noise coming from the front passenger side while turning my steering wheel.

My car has 179000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Car is making a noise Inspection $79.99 - $89.99 Get a Quote

Hi there. Although the creaking noise might be caused by a tie rod wearing out, it’s also possible that another steering system or suspension component is faulty and causing the noise. You might want to have one of our mobile mechanics complete a car is making a noise inspection first, so they can verify what’s damaged; then recommend the right repairs be completed.

The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

What others are asking

Knock when I turn the steering wheel

Hello, thank you for writing in. You will want to do a full inspection of the steering and suspension components. The CV joints can get damaged from sudden impacts such as you described. The axles, hubs, and steering components can...

Can't pass smog check due to misfire

If your engine is misfiring it will not pass a smog check. The engine needs to be in good running condition in order to pass. I suggest having an expert mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, inspect why your engine...

DSC Fault System warning light.

The DSC (Dynamic Stability Control) system on your vehicle uses a number of inputs to be able to perform its duties. The most common cause of the DSC fault light showing up is a low vehicle battery or a bad...

2013 Chevrolet Equinox will not turn over.

Hello there, it's like the power steering and car not starting issues are related on your 2013 Chevrolet Equinox. Your vehicle is equipped with electronic assist power steering, if the battery voltage is low it can cause errors in the...

2016 Nissan Altima 2.5SV Brake lights are stuck on even when car is not running. How do I fixed this before my battery dies?

The most likely cause is the brake light switch. It either has an internal short or it has detached from the brake pedal. Being that your vehicle is still under warranty, it should be replaced at no charge. For now...

Car feel jumpy when pressing gas pedal.

This may be a sign of a failing throttle position sensor. The throttle position sensor (TPS) is a sensor used to monitor the throttle position of the throttle plate inside the throttle body in relation to your foot position on...

Clutch not disengaging

You likely need to bleed the pressure out of the hydraulic system. Improper installation could also have caused the problems. I would have a certified mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, inspect your clutch issue and make the needed repairs...

Starting in the morning

Cold weather can effect your car in a number of ways. To start, we need to know if the engine is cranking but not starting. If the engine is not cranking, or has a slow crank on cold mornings, your...

Car hesitates and jerks uphill

It's possible that your vehicle may need a tune up. If your vehicle is equipped with a distributor, the cap and rotor should be replaced as well. I would recommend help from a certified mechanic to assist you with your...

Related articles

How to Choose and Install Subwoofers
While While a factory sound system will do the job, if you want to really “feel” the music, you should install an aftermarket system, and subwoofers are a big part of a high quality aftermarket car stereo system. <img src...
Are There Upgrades to Stock Car Hoses?
############Barry Blackburn / Shutterstock.com A wide range of hoses are used on your car to carry everything from engine coolant to gasoline and brake fluid. Most stock hoses on your car are made from rubber – it’s...
P0653 OBD-II Trouble Code: Sensor Reference Voltage “B” Circuit High
P0653 means that control modules notes a fault in the signals from this sensor due to faulty ground wires, control modules, or other circuitry.