steering wheel is shaking really bad when acclerating


Asked by Jan 21, 2016 at 11:02 AM about the 2004 Nissan Maxima

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

when I accelerate up to about 45 the steering wheel feels like its gonna shake off and when I make turns feels as if I don't have any power steering any ideas

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Best take it in and have it checked out, this is not safe. Could be bad tires, bad wheel bearings, CV axle, breaks, or loose front end suspension parts.

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