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    Help! clicking noise coming from wheels on near enough full lock

    I have just put some 225 40 18 tyres on my A3 quattro sport and now when going round tight corners i hear a clicking noise, anyone got any ideas? ive had a look through the forum but none of the other posts seem the same problem

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    if its on full lock
    id say cv joints

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    its when ging round 90 degree corners but its only done it since ive got the new wheels

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    have you checked if the wheels are catching anything ?

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    ive just been and checked and it wont do it on full lock pulling off only when going round a corner accelerating ,at constant speed it wont make a noise

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    i would say the same as bez tbh. either rubbing or CV is going/gone
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    Does sound like a cv joint or bush problem have u checked ur power steering fluid and made sure that's ok?
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    ill check that inmorning, cheers for your help all of you ,guess if its not powersteering fluid ill take it to the local garage for them to look at it

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    Its probably the front wishbone bushes. I have a very similarly described noise and when i checked they had perished.

    I have bought power flex bushes to go on the front wishbones and that should sought it.

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    it was the cv joints, which i bought a recon/new set for 30 quid and fitted myself in 3 hours after a garage wanted £200 to fit!!!!

 

 

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