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Chris (aka- Moose), Technician
Category: Transmissions
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Experience:  16 yrs. experience with auto, manual, & CVT drivelines
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I dont know that its the trasmission but my sante fe makes a

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i dont know that its the trasmission but my sante fe makes a bad growling noise mechenanics have said they dont think its a wheel bearing
JA: How many miles are on the car? Is this the first time you're dealing with this issue?
Customer: 99000 its been doing its since 91000 replaced loswer control arm passenger side. and both tires. car still shakes.and growls
JA: What is the model of your '97000 transmissions?
Customer: sante fe gls 3.5 AWD
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Lower control arm and both front tires
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: I dont know. it wobbles when i dirve and its not tires or control arms, tires dont move
JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Transmission Mechanic about your situation and then connect you two.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Transmissions
Expert:  AZTechBrian replied 1 year ago.

Hello. Usually a growling sound is the result of a bad wheel bearing. Did they listen to the bearings with a stethoscope? The shaking could be an issue with a CV axle. Has all that been thoroughly inspected? Have they definitively told you that your transmission is the problem?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
no, thanks. im taking it to a trusted mechanic now