2005 Skoda Octavia vRS (Mk 1)
Rasping noise on cornering right and bounces

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Steve Wright
Driver
2 points

Problem added: Oct 16, 2020 (4 days ago)
Cornering on right hand open bends produces rasping noise - loud under acceleration, fairly soft on steady throttle, none if no throttle. Noise appears to come from front left corner. Similar noise but intermittent on compression on bumpy surfaces (but not apparent on potholes or under braking).

Car details
Car: Skoda Octavia
Variant: vRS (Mk 1)
Model Year: 2005
Category: Steering, Suspension, Brakes, Wheels & Tyres
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bustedknuckles
Legend
1,988 points

Oct 16, 2020 (4 days ago)
Could be exhaust flex joint split ,would cause rasping noisr
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whittingehame
Legend
15,247 points

Oct 16, 2020 (4 days ago)
Case of checking out steering and suspension for any wear and tear . Also check engine mounts , wheel bearings and any heat shields .
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Steve Wright
Driver
2 points

Oct 16, 2020 (4 days ago)
Many thanks for these suggestions. I'll consult my local garage as to which of these they checked.

Steve
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