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Banging Noise From Rear


pretty bad
Typical Repair Cost:
Average Mileage:
36,528 miles
Total Complaints:
2 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. had dealer replace "knuckle" on rear axle (1 reports)
  2. not sure (1 reports)
2001 Pontiac Aztek drivetrain problems

drivetrain problem

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2001 Pontiac Aztek Owner Comments

problem #2

Nov 212001

Aztek 3.4L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 35,000 miles


Love my Aztec however after purchasing it new.. had the banging noise.. kept taking it into the dealer who kept saying it was the suspension or tires and not covered under warranty (which we had all the extras) mustve taken it in like around 15 times (seriously) but they would say if they don't hear it they cant fix it .. i even got in the car w/ them and the dealer heard it but was then told if the mechanic doesn't hear it they cant fix it! finally fixed it years later on own!!

- , Hacienda, HTS, USA

problem #1

Sep 072003

(reported on)

Aztek GT

  • 38,055 miles

There is a banging noise everytime I made a turn. Most likely a defect with all Azteks with all wheel drive. Get it fixed before your warranty runs out.

- , Goshen, IN, USA

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