In reference to one of the common problems listed for suspension & steering, I've had my '06 Avalanche checked last week for a clunking noise in the suspension and/or steering and was advised that the sector shaft and inner tie rods are in need of repair. If this diagnosis was acurate, shouldn't I see uneven wear of the front tires? My tires are wearing perfectly with 54,000 miles.
Suspension & Steering on 2006 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500
by Bart B. in Thibodaux, LA on October 08, 2009
ANSWER by sinautoscan.com on October 09, 2009
sometimes it take a long time for bad parts to affect your wheel alignment once that happens is when you'll see the wearing on your tires
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