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    Grunting noise....

    Hello all, this is my first post, so if there is suppose to be a different place for this question please let me know. When getting ready to back out of a spot earlier today, I turned my wheel to the left, and noticed a subtle grunting noise, when turning the wheel all the way to the left. No...
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    Why can't I find a new pair of CV Axles?

    Been searching for a week now. Ebay, AutoZone, Advanced Auto Parts, O'Reilly's, Amazon, RockAuto,and just google in general. WHY is it so hard to find replacement CV axles? I'm looking for front ones specifically. Someone please correct me if I'm not on the right track. This started because of...
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    binding when turning

    i just bought a 98 auto 4x4 for 400 bucks and fixed the power steering now when i turn sometimes it binds then you will hear a loud pop and then its fine and the 4x4 lights will flash. i disconnected the transfer case motor and drive it and it did not do it. now i was on a navigator forum and...
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    Trans Slip turning left

    Hi everyone, First time posting, had a bit of an issue with my 96 explorer today. I went to take a relatively sharp left hand corner, not slow but not too fast either wasn't hooning around or anything, and I heard a sharp squealing noise, went to accelerate and the transmission had slipped...
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    4x4 kick in while turning slow

    my 4 wheel drive binds and moans while i ture left or right at slow speed.anyone ever have this problem.if i take my front drive shaft out it dosnt do it???????:(
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    Front end knock/thud when turning and accelerating?

    I have been driving my explorer for about 2 years now, but it has been in my family (My dad drove it) since 1998. Other than some small issues like replacing tires and a couple other things, I haven't had much trouble. Recently, I have been hearing a knock/thud noise from the front end when I...
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    Noise while turning and accelerating

    Yesterday my explorer started making a noise. The noise seems to be coming from the front driver side wheel area. The noise is more noticeable when accelerating while turning and gets softer when the wheel is straightened while driving. I've looked all over the wheel area and don't see anything...
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    Squeaking in the front end.

    Ok so i just bought my first vehicle, and its a 1999 ford explorer xlt 4.0 SOHC 4x4 with almost 200,000 miles on it. Its a great truck and will have pictures up soon but when i turn side to side it squeals... even if im sitting still...and it squeals when the front of the truck goes up and...
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    Help!!! Power Steering Problem

    Hey everyone, I am new to the forum but I need some major help!! My 1997 Explorer used to drive great! But I think I may have hurt something off road. (I fell in a hole with it). Although nothing at the time seemed to show signs of a problem, now a few days later I have numerous problems. 1. The...
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    Rough sound when turning, and another question?

    I have a 2004 Explorer and when I make a left or right turn onto say another road there is a rough vibrating sound during the turn, this is more so when I make a sharp turn either in forward or reverse. This sound subsided when I'm going straight or the angle of the turn is a lot less...
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    Rumble/Vibration coming from rear end while turning and accelerating from stop

    Nice long title huh? Ive got a 2002 EB with 99,500miles on it. A few weeks ago I noticed a slight vibration and rumbling noise coming form the rear-end while turning and accelerating from a complete stop. Making a left turn at a light or pulling out of a driveway into traffic for example...