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Unread 06-21-2010, 08:26 PM   #1
Tyrannosaur
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Creaking Noise when turning

What can possibly cause a creaking noise when turning - especially after running for about 10 minutes. The noise sounds or reminds me of an old wooden ship. At first I noted the noise a bit in the front, now more in the rear, always when turning. At first I thought the differentials might be low on oil but both are full. This has been going on for a while, it does not seem dangerous but it is something I would like to fix.

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Unread 06-21-2010, 08:41 PM   #2
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well once you have greased all the zerks on your steering and suspension and it still exists i would guess its just your spring packs racking during a turn from sideload.
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Unread 06-21-2010, 09:49 PM   #3
Djsthe1
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Or a possible U-joint going bad...
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Unread 06-22-2010, 09:02 AM   #4
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If you still have your track bars, make sure eveything on them is tight, and also check the brackets.
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