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Car makes a thumping noise. When up on and gas pedal

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Car makes a thumping noise. When up on jack and gas pedal engaged, wheels rotate irregularly and will stop rotating all together periodically.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Amedee replied 1 year ago.

Hello and welcome! The most common cause of this noise when driving is bad/chopped tires or bad wheel bearings.

Expert:  Amedee replied 1 year ago.

The wheel stopping at times is normal as long as the transmission is not slipping when driving the vehicle down the road.

Expert:  Amedee replied 1 year ago.

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