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1999 Lexus LS400 Question: Clunking noise come out under steering colum

 

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KennyUCF20, 4.0L V8, West Bloomfield, MI, March 23, 2013, 07:26
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My 1999 Lexus LS400 makes clunking noise under steering colum - main shaft assembly when going over bumps or uneven road at high/low speed. If driving on the paved road then no such noise come out.

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    Stan's Garage (110 Answers) , Dearborn Heights, MI - (313) 915-4196
    Stans Garage March 25, 2013, 05:39
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    Sounds like a intermediate shaft or Rack-in Pinion problem If you want us to check this out please call 313-562-7022 or schedule an appointment on line at StansGarage.net. I am sure we can diagnose it and give you the answer you need.
    Larry

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    KennyUCF20, April 04, 2013, 02:02
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    Replaced lower control arm with ball joint, noise gone.

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