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2008 Toyota RAV4 Base FWD 4dr 4-cyl (Natl)

2008 Toyota RAV4
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door, Sport Utility Vehicle
21 mpg city / 27 mpg hwy
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February 3, 2013, 9:01 am

Steve S
 

Question: Toyota Rav4 clicking grinding noise

Hello I have a 96 Toyota Rav4 that is making a clicking grinding noise from the drivers side of the trans axle when I turn. Any Ideas?
Thanks

Steve


February 18, 2013, 3:42 pm

Elizabeth K
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Check the driver's outer CV shaft. If the boot is torn, replace the joint.


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February 18, 2013, 4:32 pm

Steve S
 

The culprit was the inner CV joint. I replaced the entire drivers side CV axel (Rebuilt one cost me $65.00). Problem solved.


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February 18, 2013, 4:51 pm

Elizabeth K
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Thanks for the follow-up.


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