when driving freeway cars jumps side to side when steering

Asked by Dec 06, 2015 at 04:28 PM about the 2007 Mitsubishi Outlander ES

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Sounds like some loose front end parts. Need to get it in and have it checked, its pretty bad if it is doing that. Check asap.

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Can be worn tie rod bushing, control arm bushing, ball joint, alignment, even a bad tire... if you're not able to diagnose/fix, get it into a shop. A quick test you can do yourself is jack the car up, and push/pull on the tire at the top, and on the front of the tire. Any play? Don't be shy about grabbing that tire and push/pull hard, either.

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