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WHY DOES MY CAR VIBRATE WHEN DRIVE UNLESS I'M TURNING RIGHT?

2001 Volkswagen Golf • 121,183 miles

I replace my CV axle, strut, and wheel bearing. I couldn't find anything rubbing and my tires are balanced. For some reason when I turn right it stops vibrating until I'm going straight or turning left, than it vibrates again.
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JordanFSKB
February 11, 2012.



If you are turning right and it stops it may be your left cv joint as it may take the pressure off of it.

Hmac300
Feb 11, 2012.
Is there any way to tell if that's it for sure?

Tiny
JordanFSKB
Feb 11, 2012.
Try driving straight and while at speed turn the wheel slightly one way or another to see if that makes a difference. It's about the only way unless you have a pro look at it and he gives his opinion.
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Hmac300
Feb 11, 2012.
Hi,
i got the same problem but for me, the gearstick stops vibrating when I turn to the left. And when I turn the steering wheel slightly to the left, it starts again. I still do not know how to fix it. Can you help pls?

Tiny
Oliver
Feb 24, 2012.

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