Chevy Monte Carlo steering Noise In The Front End

Question = when driving down the road my car will jerk to the left and right at times. What could cause this? 1999 Chevy Monte Carlo.

There could be a couple different causes that are making your Monte Carlo jerk to the left and right. Your vehicle could need an alignment, as being mis-aligned will cause the car to pull one direction or the other. You could also have bad tires, such as worn tread or a steel belt that has shifted. This will also cause erratic steering and driving. Another possibility would be something wrong with the front suspension or steering linkage. A loose tie rod end, control arm or ball joint, even a bad steering rack can all do this. I would recommend getting your car checked out as soon as possible to see which of these is causing your issue.


Well.. Say I want to pass someone. I get into it, RPMs go up. And I hold it there for a minute. After i park it and let the car idle, I hear a, like a whine, or "power steering" whine, but its not the P.S. It won't do it when you turn. After letting sit and idle, if you rev a little, the engine whines, and gets louder. Any suggestions why my Impala is doing this? Thanks! 2008 Chevrolet Impala.

Be sure to check the trans. fluid level. Low trans. fluid can give a whine noise that is related to engine speed. You may need to remove the serpentine belt after you get the noise to start. Then re-start the engine and see if it goes away. That would indicate one of the accessories on the drive belt is the culprit. If it does go away, then re-install belt. While it is whining, you can use a stethoscope to try to isolate what is making the noise-Alternator, water pump, A/C compressor.

when I turn to the right I get a clicking noise. All new parts brand new. Hub brand new, inner and outer tie rod ends on both sides. New bushes all around. 2007 Chevy Monte Carlo.

If the clicking noise is equal to wheel speed, then it sounds like you have a noisy CV joint in that axle. When they wear out they can make a clicking sound. Also if the boot is torn and the grease has all been slung out a dry axle joint will also make noise.

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