My Car “Chatters” When Driving

John Paul, aka “the Car Doctor,” answers readers’ car-related questions.
John Paul, aka “the Car Doctor,” answers readers’ car-related questions.

Q. I get a “chattering” feeling in the steering wheel of my 2002 Toyota Camry when I’m driving around a curve. This happens only on curves to the left and not while turning right, what’s up?

A. The chattering could be related to a worn wheel bearing or even a worn tire. Have a repair shop take a look at all of the steering and suspension components, paying particular attention to the wheel bearings.

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