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I have a 2006 Altima which is making a knocking noise at low

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I have a 2006 Altima which is making a knocking noise at low speed (15mph) when the brakes are applied. At higher speeds car brakes fine with no knocking noise. The knocking is preceded by what appears to be a humming noise somewhat like a power steering pump which is low on fluid. The pump was check and fluid level is ok. any thoughts
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 1 year ago.

have you had the brakes checked?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Brakes and rotors have been replaced. This issue was present before brakes and rotors were replaced. Replacing did not correct this issue.
Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 1 year ago.

are the wheel bearings loose? how about the suspension / control arms ad ball joints are they all tight?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I will have to check and get back with you. My question to you is have you ever dealt with an issue as I have described.
Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 1 year ago.

yes and its generaly a loose suspension component or a loose wheel

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
OK. I'll check those things out thanks
Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 1 year ago.

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