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Old 02-19-2012, 12:48 PM   #1 (permalink)
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97 integra gs b18b auto trans.

mods:
jdm b18b auto trans,b18b1 engine,4-1 headers,megan 2 1/2 muffler,ngk iridium ix spark plugs,megan chasis tie bar,beaks lower rear tie bar.

The problem:
clunking/knocking/clicking nosie.

The story:
so last nite i was driving on the hwy for 2 1/2 miles or so with no problem at all...then when i exited the hwy to go home i noticed a werid sound coming from the front of my car as if i had a flat tire so i pulled over got out to check and nothing...hmm...continued driving home with the nosie becoming louder as i let of the gas....so today i checked it out my tires are ok so i took it on test drive and samething but this time i notice it coming from th driver side and i an feel it in the wheel...my engine seems fine so im thinking cv half shaft/axle???

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Old 02-20-2012, 12:42 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Have you tried searching and see if their symptoms are similar to yours?

Sounds like it could be your axle?
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Old 02-20-2012, 04:44 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Check the drivers side axle for torn boots. If either the inner or, more likely, the outter boots are torn, then the noise is mostly like due to a bad cv axle
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Old 02-20-2012, 11:17 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Have you tried searching and see if their symptoms are similar to yours?

Sounds like it could be your axle?
yes sir i did try searching!!! im pretty sure its my cv half shaft/axle gonna replace both on wed and see if im good to go from there.
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Old 02-20-2012, 11:19 PM   #5 (permalink)
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thanks for the replys guys gonna be replacing both sides on wed.
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