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Q: Ticking noise when turning hard - 2012 Subaru Impreza

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When turning very hard, just below slipping there is an audible ticking noise coming from the wheel or wheels. I'm wondering if this is a problem with the cv joints?? Unrelated (maybe) I installed some ceramic brake pads with drilled and slotted rotors and they have always been loud braking but also under normal driving a ticking swooshing noise almost in time with where the slots in the rotors are. To be expected of installed incorrectly and should be replaced?

My car has 68000 miles.
My car has a manual transmission.

A: Hey there. I would start with inspecting th...

Hey there. I would start with inspecting the CV joints and axles as this is a common noise that can come from this area of the car when they are worn or need to be replaced. This may also be related to (potentially) a brake pad that may be hung up on a rotor. However, this would also likely produce more of a grinding sound as well. I would recommend having an expert from YourMechanic come to your home to diagnose the ticking noise and assist with repairs.

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