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1999 Toyota Camry CE 4dr Sedan Manual

1999 Toyota Camry
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Mid-Size
23 mpg city / 32 mpg hwy
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December 18, 2012, 11:52 pm


Question: Clunking sound

I had 4 new struts installed, oil change (promotion coupon deal), new tires installed and alignment done on this car during last month or so, each from a different shop/mechanic.
I recently notice hearing clunking side specially from driver's side front wheel while turning the vehicle. I referred to the mechanic who installed struts,who suggested that it might be because of age of the car. I am not sure that's the reason or something else but I never had such issue with this car before. I would appreciate if you could suggest best solution for this car.

Thanks in advance!

December 24, 2012, 4:34 pm

Richard W
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From the sound you are saying it's your CV joint. Which would have nothing to do with the other repairs. I would have the CV joints inspected.

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