Why does a car pull to the right after making a sharp left turn after you straighten it out when going down the road?

Cars & Vehicles

Possibilities are:

Road crown

Loose/broken front end part(s)

Impropper alignment

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Whats wrong when driving down the highway taking a gradual left turn and your car shakes very badly but it doesn't do it when you turn right?

i would first check wheel bearings on front wheels There are quite a few possibilities; worn wheel bearing (that depends on the type of wheel bearing), loose wheel studs, tire balance, CV joint. Whatever it is, you should probably take care of it soon.

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Why do you lean to the left when the car is turning right?

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What is causing the noise you hear when you turn right left and slowing down?

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Why does your gas gauge go to full when you start driving down the road?

Because the car has a full tank of gas.

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Why does my car make a noise when I turn to the right?

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Tires worn? Check Tire pressure

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Why is thre noise when turning car left or right?

Sounds like you have a bad or both axles gone bad.

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Why does your car make a knocking sound when you turn left?

Could most possibly the CV joint (constant-velocity joint)

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it means second gear is going out!

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Why does my 00 Town Car make a rumbling noise and pull to the right when braking?

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What is the problem on a vehicle when it is hard to turn right or left?

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What is it when your car pulls to the left?

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The power steering pump is working hard and the engine is only idling.It could be the harmonic balancer

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Why does your car pull to the right when you brake?

Assuming you have disc brakes, it could be,a sticky or stuck brake caliper on the left side brake.Grease or brake fluid on the friction surface on the left side brake.A restricted brake hose/line on the left side brake.Air in the hydraulic lines on the left side brake.

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Whoever was at the intersection first.

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Will the car pull to the right when braking if the left front caliper is binding in its bore?

Generally, yes.The binding caliper causes the pads to rub against the rotor heating the pads and rotor up. Hot pads and rotor provide less braking under equal pressure (when braking) so the right brake works better. The car will pull toward the better brake.

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Your car pulls to the left when you let go of the steering wheel?

you need a whell alignment

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When you turn to the right your car vibrates why?

It can be a problem with the left front tire. You may also have a left front wheel bearing going bad. Or it can be a suspension problem. Have everything inspected by a professional mechanic.

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What does it mean if a car makes a grinding noise from the wheel while going down the road?

It means that something is wrong. Check all your moving parts in that wheel.

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Why would your automobile steer very hard when making a hard turn to right or left side?

Its a good bet that the power steering fluid is low. If not, the power steering pump may be at fault, a line blocked or the steering box could be worn out.

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What causes a car to run rough after it sits then run smooth after you let it run awhile It does this in the morning and sounds like rubbing sound when you make a right turn?

The only way to find out is to take it to a mechanic who has an engine analyzer. The rubbing could be caused by a loose mudshield (or a dozen other things). For rubbing sounds, you might want to check the clearance inside the wheel wells when fully turned to the right. (Possible tire contact with...

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Your car makes a clicking sound on the front end as you turn right or left?

press the turning signal idiot

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Why does your Car make a Clicking Noise after you turn it off?

The engine is cooling down. (or at least that's one reason for it)

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It's probably a bad wheel bearing

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When driving down the road your car makes a squeaking sound when it hits bumps in the road?

You should check the struts.

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Why does your car jerk when you turn left?

It jerks because the gas tank is on the left side. When the tank isn't tightly screwed on it may hit the inside parts of the car causing it to jerk.

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Why does the car pull to the right while braking?

Bad right caliper or air in the left caliper, soaked pads on the left side, dirt in the brake fluid balancer thingy....answer: Also check your wheel bearings. and make certain they haven't deteriorated.

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When traveling in a car and turning to the right which way does your body go?

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Why does your car shake when turning left but not right?

check to see if your wheel is rubbing up against something

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Why does your 91 civic engine light comes on when you go over 55 mph then you have to pull over stop competly turn the car off n restart the car so it would run right?

It sounds like its over heating

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Why does your car pop when you turn left?

very possible a bad cv joint .

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What does it mean when my car pulls to the left?

Uneven air pressure is a very common reason for a vehicle to pull to one side.When the pressure in a tire is lower on one side, the height of the tire changes.This causes the wheel alignment to change.A low rear tire can also change front wheel alignment and cause a pull.

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Why does your car pull to the right?

That all depends on the alignment of your vehicle's tires. Some cars pull to the left as well.

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Why does my car pull to the right?

Two possibilities:1) low air pressure in the right tire;2) front end is out of alignment;

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When traveling in a car and turning to the right which way does your body go and why?

Bcz of Inertia.As per Newton's first law your body tends to stay at the same place..so while turning left body goes to right, n while turning right the body goes to left… Originally Answered: When traveling in a car and turning right, which way does your body go, and why?

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Your car is occasionally making a grinding sound when im turning sharp accelerating and after changing gear?

Its more than likely the throwout bearing in the clutch assembly. Or could be a wheel bearing or cv joint. It would help if i knew what make and model the vehicle is.

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When turning left and an opposing car is turning right who has the right of way?

Car turning right has the right away. Car turning from left has to yield the right away to cars coming strait or turning right this is the law in all 50 states

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Why does my 1988 C3500 wander going down the road?

Check wheel bearings, rack ends, ball joints, shocks and springs. Or maybe adjust the play in your steering box (if applicable) or rebuild it

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Why does your car squeal when you turn right?

It is the power steering pump working hard and making the belt slip, try not holding the steering wheel all the way till it stops or backing off a little when it is turned as far as it can go.

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When turning your steering wheel to the left it makes a funny sound?

if it has cv joints look into them

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What is the grinding noise from your 2003 vw jetta when you turn the steering wheel It is a louder sound when you turn left than right and sometimes tries to refuse to turn left?

Sounds like a bad wheel bearing and or a bad half shaft CV joint. Have it checked out immediately, you don't want to lose your steering while driving down the road!

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Why does your car vibrate when you turn right?

My guess would be a bad wheel bearing up front.

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Why is your car jerk to the right in a left turn?

Because the momentum of your car is going straight and when you go left your car tries to stay in that straight direction.

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What does it mean when your car pulls to the right?

Uneven air pressure is a very common reason for a vehicle to pull to one side.When the pressure in a tire is lower on one side, the height of the tire changes.This causes the wheel alignment to change.A low rear tire can also change front wheel alignment and cause a pull.

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Who is at fault when a car in front of you moves right to go around a car turning left continues straight then comes to a sudden stop?

If this is a 2 lane road, then the vehicle the went around would be at fault since it went out of it's lane and attempted to pass on the right.

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Why does your car's steering wheel turn to the right when you are driving?

If you mean Pulls to the right, then this can be caused by an under inflated tire, front end out of alignment, or incorrect tire size/wheel on the right front. Check the air pressure in all tires and adjust to specs as outlined on the drivers door post or owners manual. Check to make sure all tir...

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Why does my car make a rubbing noise when I turn right?

Crunching or clicking is often associated with a bad CV joint and happens during a tight turn.Humming sounds when turning at higher speeds usually indicate a wheel bearing is going bad and it hums during a turn because it is getting more or less load as the weight of your car shifts.

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While travelling on a road inside school grounds. Approach a car park to right car waiting to turn Car pulls out of a car park hits right hand side of the car Who is liable?

There is a lot more to determining this, but both parties will be partially at fault. The person behind the other car had the duty to try to get out of the way, the person backing up had the duty to see before he backed up. If it is as simple as stated, it would most likely be 10-20% fault for th...

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When I turn my wheel to the right it makes a noise?

If the car makes noise when turning at low speeds, look into the power steering system or the suspension.If you hear creaking, popping, or clunking sounds, the possible culprits are broken or worn out suspension joints.On the other hand, a whining sound could be the result of a damaged power stee...

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What does it mean when your back wheel bounces just going down the road?

It means you need to get a new one...

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What would make your car pull left then right I just changed the lower control arm?

It probably needs an alignment.

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What causes a car to shake and make it difficult to make left hand turns?

this could be a number of problems sorry but i would start with the cheapest firsthave service shop check balance of rim/ tirebuy a repair manual spacific for your car find trouble shooting sectionreplace wheel bearingcheck for sloppy suspention or steering componants while apartreplace axle shaf...

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Do you pull to the right of a truck who appears to be turning to the right?

obviously not if the truck is in the right turning lane and turning right you should keep your distance and follow behind safely

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Explain clearly why a boy driving a car with his girlfriend seated next to him obtains more enjoyment from sharp right-hand turns than from turns to the left?

cause the girl falls into his lap

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When making a left turn at a two way stop if an oncoming car is going straight who has the right of way?

You have the right away. Because when the car is oncoming, it is on the oppist lane, therefore, you have the right away...:)

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Why does your car make a creaking noise when you turn left on your 90 rs camaro?

Get it lubed. If still does it, check your steering components for broke seals

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What could cause a car to die when you make a right turn?

A loose wire connection.

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What might cause rubbing on the left side of the car when you turn right?

When you turn right the weight of the vehicle shifts to the left, which could cause rubbing of several things on the left side.

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When making a left turn which lane do you enter?

Left Turn: Turn on the left turn signal before you make the turn and slow down.Look both ways and make sure that the oncoming lanes are clear.Make the turn from the designated lane (use left lane).Do not enter into the right lane. In some states it is illegal to enter the right lane after the...

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It is permissible to pass on the right if the car in front of you is making a left hand turn?

There are only two times when you may pass to the right of another vehicle: on a two-lane road when the vehicle you are passing is about to turn left and on a highway with at least two lanes of traffic moving in the same direction.

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Is it required to make a loud noise when you pass a car on the left?

No. In fact, it probably wouldn't be a good idea.

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After passing another car you should not pull back to the right in front of it until you?

can see the front of it in your rear view mirror.....can see its headlights in your rear/side-view mirrors (just to ensure the other car is far enough behind you)

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Clipper 1.8 1988 when going straight and left the car runs perfectly but when you turn right the car tries to cut out and stall unless you rev high any ideas?

I had this same problem with my 83 GTI. I found that there was an "in tank" hose that was cracked causing the same problem. You'll have to empty the tanks and tak out the fuel sending unit/pump. You can access it through the trunk. Lift the carpet and the you'll have a an access panel just forwad...

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Why does e class Mercedes pull to the left?

Could be,a soft tire,sticky brake caliper,a collapsed brake hose,out of alignment,worn/loose steering/suspension parts,

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When making a left turn what should you do?

when making a left turn, a person should turn on their left turn signal. They should look right, then left, and then make the turn.

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Why does the engine cut out when braking to slow down after the cars gone over 40mph doesn't do it on slower driving?

its the trany going out.

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When can you make a left turn on red?

Its rare. But only if you're in the left hand lane of a one-way road at a stop light, and you're turning left onto another one-way road.

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Why does your car jerk when going on the road?

Idiot 16 year old drivers who don't know what they are doingAdded:It also could be a problem with the fuel injection or fuel filter not letting enough fuel in the chamber for the combustion process.

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Why does the pulls to right while drive?

Could be a soft tire, a different size tire, out of alignment, worn steering parts, worn suspension parts, frozen brake caliper, a bad wheel bearing.

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Your pickup truck makes a thumping sound while driving straight when you turn left it quits?

Bad tire Bad wheel bearing Swap tires front to rear and see if problem changes Check wheel bearings for "play"

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Why would a car pull to the rignt and left on roads which have a crown in the middle of the road?

get the front end checked something not right

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What if your 96 avenger is stalling when you start it up and when going down the road it jerks?

You have not provided enough info, I recomend you have it checked by a knowlegable person.

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Why does a car misfire when going down hill?

The compression in the cylinders is so great that the fuel/air mixture ignites spontaneously (before the spark plug fires)

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does not drip oil after i turn off engine also engine always runs high never winds doen when it is in park

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Slow about 50-75 feet before the turn, gently release the brake a little into the turn, look over your right shoulder before the turn, check the rear view mirror and push the gas pedal a little out of the turn.

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Why does my jeep pull to the right?

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Why does your car shake from side to side when you go around a turn?

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You have a 1994 dodge Stealth if you take sharp left or right turn the car will stall you place it in Neutral and it starts up What is this?

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Why does my Car turn off after going over bumps?

You may have a lose carbi and it would be sucking too much air and the mixture would be wrong.

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When turning left at an intersection you do not need to yield the right of way if you have a?

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Why wont the car start but it make a click sound when you turn the key?

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