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Hyundai Santa Fe limited awd: I have a 2009 Hyundai SantaFe

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I have a 2009 Hyundai SantaFe limited all wheel drive and when I go really slow and start turning and my rearend makes a big loud bangbut it won't do it when I'm going faster only when I go real slow like turning into a parking space
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Hyundai
Expert:  350matt replied 2 years ago.

this sounds like the rear axle / differential may be locking up

so I'd 1st suggest draining the oil out of it and strain it through some paper towel as it exits the axle if you see any scraps of metal then the axle may need stripping down for repair
Expert:  350matt replied 2 years ago.

do you still need help?