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      05-17-2008, 03:55 PM   #1
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Whine when turning

I've noticed a high pitch whine while making a tight off-camber down-hill left turn on two separate occasions now. I think I also heard it while making the turn in the opposite direction (i.e. tight right hand off-camber up-hill turn), but it was quite faint. The sound was very audible when turning left.

Think I am gonna have to take it to the dealer and have them check it out.
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If I heard that, I'd just tell my spouse to be quiet, I'm not cornering too hard.
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If I heard that, I'd just tell my spouse to be quiet, I'm not cornering too hard.
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If I heard that, I'd just tell my spouse to be quiet, I'm not cornering too hard.
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      05-23-2008, 10:03 AM   #5
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lol @ Skier!

Truth be told I've got two different sounds...the groan is one, but the other is almost like a brake squeal when making a tight left turn. Just took the car in to the dealership to have the alignment checked again, will only know whether that's made any difference after I get to make a tight left turn (precious few of those in a RHD country!), though I don't see the connection between alignment and the sound.
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      05-23-2008, 10:19 AM   #6
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i had that sound but after i topped up my power steering fluid, it went away...

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