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When it bangs does the steering or driveline appear to be binding?
Can you duplicate this anywhere else like backing up in your driveway and turning very sharp in both directions?
Hi,I would have to disagree with the shop working on your car,if the shocks ,struts or mounts were causing this it would happen at all times especially over bumps.I'm more inclined to know if this happens on turns like parking lot maneuvers like Chris mentioned.Your concern sounds like the transmission transfer clutches are binding and when they release they create a banging noise,this usually happens during tight parking ,your driveway parking sounds to be a bit different than the garage where you hear the noise,thanks
Hi,the symptoms still to me sound related to the transmission transfer clutches,the transfer clutches should allow wheel slip in tight corners when they hang up and release the noise occurs,if it was anything else such as something loose it would happen more often and be easier to find.The first step if it has not been done already is to have the transmission fluid flushed this may eliminate the problem if the fluid is dirty it has lost it properties to lubricate.Another thing to make sure of is that all tires are the same brand and size any difference in tire circumference can also cause binding.If the transfer clutches need replacing the job is about $700-900 ,it's not really a safety concern but because the vehicle is AWD you lose the most important feature of the car.Hope this clears things up,thanks for your time
I was the first tech to start helping you then another jumped in. I will leave it be unless you decide you want a 2nd opinion from me.