Why does my car squeal when i turn all way to the left

Asked by Jan 27, 2016 at 05:44 PM about the 2004 Nissan Xterra

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have 2004 nissan xterra everytime i turn all
the way to the left my car starts to squeal but if i
turn it all way to the right it stops ? If anyone could
give an opinion ill appericate  it

8 Answers

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Sounds like you need new belts

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I will take that into consideration you think you could give me the exact name of the belt adam

65,155

It is the serpentine belt and you may want to check the belt tensioner also.

Quick question rowefast but if it was serpentine belt wontent it make The noise continuously not just when I turn all the way to the left ??

65,155

Look at the belt, if you see cracks and wear in it then it needs to be replaced. Yes if there was a belt misalignment the belt would make noise all the time. But if the belt is stretched, then there is not enough tension on it. There should be some sort of indicator marks on the belt tensioner, that would show this.

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65,155

Also, if you have spilled anything on the belt like antifreeze, coolant, then it is contaminated and no good.

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I am soo sorry I havn't replied but thank you ... your edvince was helpful I checked out the belt it's all cracked by the teeth I will need to change It out this weekend thank you rowefast

65,155

Your Welcome.

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