getting a shaking when i accelerate like a bad u joint but i got front wheel drive what could it be

Asked by Apr 08, 2017 at 07:43 PM about the Ford Five Hundred

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

car shakes when accelerating like a bad u joint i got front wheel drive

3 Answers

79,215

Either a bad CV joint in the front axle, or a bad front end part like a tie rod, ball joint or wheel bearing.

79,215

Look for wet boots on the front axle, where grease has ben flung out of the boot.

22,135

Can not be good to continue driving it until its resolved/repaired. Could be a safety issue.

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