at times when I turn the steering wheel left it makes a noise this only is on th on 2004 Toyota Avalon

this is left side only this does not happen every time

by in Temple, TX on February 24, 2014
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1 answer 3 comments
ANSWER by , February 24, 2014
Can you describe the noise? Possible stabilizer link, CV joint, ball joint issue etc. Is there any vibration or pulling of the steering wheel while driving? More info. please or take to a shop for a diagnosis.
COMMENT by , February 24, 2014
the noise is like a rubbing sound// no vibration,or pulling
COMMENT by , February 24, 2014
Check the plastic fender shroud..
COMMENT by , February 24, 2014
Possible splash guard has come loose and rubbing against the tire or the coil spring has cracked and the front should visibly be lower on that side. Lastly, check the brake pads and rotor on that side for unusual wear. It could be a brake caliper starting to fail or the slider pins in it are freezing in the extended position.