Originally Posted by Skibum
I have noticed an occasional "thunk" from my right front end when I make a sharp left at slow speeds. Doesn't happen all the time - mostly when the car is cold and I am pulling out of a parking spot or my garage. I haven't noticed any effect on the car's handling.
Anyone else experience this? Any thoughts on whether this is a reason for concern?
Does this happen in reverse or drive? There's a pretty well known clicking or rubbing noise that can happen when reversing at slow speeds with the wheels turned far over. There are several threads about the phenomenon and what to do about it on the forums. For example: