My van feels like a 4wd when I turn in reverse

My van feels like a 4wd when I turn in reverse

Postby [email protected] [OP] » September 16th 2010, 1:07am

When I am backing out of the driveway I feel a clunk in the passenger front wheel. It feels just like it is in 4wd only it is a 2wd van. Any ideas? It is 2001 safari w 125k miles. I just purchased it 2 months ago so I don't have much history. :violin:

Thanks for your help!
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Re: My van feels like a 4wd when I turn in reverse

Postby astroturf » September 16th 2010, 4:39am

Time to have the front end inspected.
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Re: My van feels like a 4wd when I turn in reverse

Postby jeff's93astro » September 16th 2010, 5:10am

when mine did that it was the upper balljoint on the pass. side
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Re: My van feels like a 4wd when I turn in reverse

Postby cowboydan » September 21st 2010, 6:21am

sounds like a front sway bar link to me, but i don't have 2wd. could also be a bushing from a shock. worn upper balljoint could come to mind
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