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2010 Hyundai Tucson GLS FWD 4dr I4 Man

2010 Hyundai Tucson
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sport Utility, 2WD Sport Utility
22 mpg city / 30 mpg hwy
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October 22, 2010, 4:54 am

Luther E
 

Question: why am I having a vibration problem in r/f tire area>

When I start out driving there is a vibration in the r/f tire area. When I take right had turns it gets worse, however when I put the car into neutral the vibration and sound goes away. Everything underneath is tight and its not a wheel bearing nor axle. is the problem in the transmission?


October 22, 2010, 6:40 pm

Elizabeth K
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If the vibration goes away when it's in neutral, that is a strong indication that the transaxle, or differential, is the problem. Do you feel the vibration through the steering wheel? Does it go away when you get to a certain speed or engine rpm?

You can try having the tires balanced/inspected, and have the steering system checked out first. Let me know what you find.


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