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Noise that gets louder when there is a dip in road
Posted 06 June 2011 - 12:32 PM
The noise is coming from the front driver side. It starts around 50mph. It does not go away while turning. It is steady sound but when I hit a dip in the road it gets louder. Its independent of acceleration and lacks vibration. It had all the classic signs of wheel bearing noise but I repaired both sides and it is still there. The tires are newer with only 2k on them. Alignment was done around the same time. I will rotate the tires to see if it changes. Question is will a cv joint make a steady noise? (no clicking while turning) My fear is the differential side bearing is bad. What sound does that make when it goes bad? Differential fluid was a little low. Not a whining sound.
Posted 09 June 2011 - 02:06 PM
Im not positive but would be kind of surprised if it is the diff.
Posted 09 June 2011 - 09:33 PM
A whirling grumbling type sound.
You replaced the front wheel bearings? What about the rears?
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