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HI, I HAVE FRONT END VIBRATION ON FLORE PAN & GAS

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HI, I HAVE FRONT END VIBRATION ON FLORE PAN & GAS PADDLE AROUND 45MPH AND OVER 80 THE WHOLE CAR VIBRATES ONLY 22K 0N CLOCK . ALL WHEELS ARE BALANCED. KIA SORRENTO XT 2009 AUTO. NOT NICE TOO DRIVE ANYMORE. xxx

Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Kia
Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 3 years ago.
Hi,how are you? My name is mike and I will assist you with your question.
How old are the tires on the vehicle?
Does the vehicle pull to the left or right at all?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


Hi they are marked 98. pulls slightly left. Bob

Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 3 years ago.
Ok the issue that you are having is consistent with a failing cv axle that has a loose joint and causes this problem. Another reason this happens is worn and loose control arm bushings. What I would suggest as a first step is to have the front axles and control arm bushings stress tested on a hoist.

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