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When I turn the vehicle I hear a thump, thump, thumb sound.

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When I turn the...

When I turn the vehicle I hear a thump, thump, thumb sound. This is especially true when turning to the left. To a lesser degree to the right. Hear it more at slower speeds. Not at all going straight.

Mechanic's Assistant: Where exactly do you think the noise is coming from? And how long has this been going on?

About 1 week. It is coming from the front of the vehicle. Don't hear it from the back.

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Ford?

2004 Explorer.

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Explorer yourself? What have you tried so far?

I have not tried fixing it. I don't have the tools or the expertise.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

No. Thanks.

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Ford
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