what could cause a loud hum from the front passenger wheel as i reach 20 mph on a 1989 cadillac seville sts

edscalade
5

Asked by Jan 14, 2013 at 09:34 PM about the 1989 Cadillac Seville Base

Question type: General

as i reach 20 mph i hear a humming noice from the front passenger front wheel what could cause this i pulled the wheel off and cleaned the abs sensor that was covered was covered with grim took a look at the brakes and checked the tire for abnormal wear and everything looked fine

4 Answers

zboy
20

Hub bearing...put the car on jack stand and look for play when u hold the tire side my side and kind of give it a heavy shake left to right

tenspeed
81,515

Two other ways to check for a bad hub - when driving turn the wheel slightly to the left - if you have a bad hub, it usually gets louder. Second way is to raise the wheel, put the car in neutral and spin the wheel while holding onto the spring. If you can feel the balls grinding in the hub, it's bad.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
aaacar
425

I AGREE EDSCALADE WITH BOTH ZBOY AND TENSPEED.LOOK ON EBAY UNDER PARTS AND ACCESSORIES, COMPARE WITH PARTS STORE PRICE. GOOD LUCK AAACAR

Philip Deed
0

Thanks

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • what is the difference between a Seville sts & Seville sls 2 answers

    1996 Cadillac Seville STS

    -

    General

  • STS Speedometer 1 answer

    Is there a 260 mph speedodmeter on any 1999 STS and if not I have seen one

    1999 Cadillac Seville STS

    -

    General

  • sunroof 1 answer

    I have a 1997 cadillac seville sts. I dont no if its a factory sun roof. How can i tell? And can anybody tell me the standard size of the sunroof glass n that year and make

    1997 Cadillac Seville STS

    -

    General

  • is there a fuse for the fuel pump on 1998 cadillac seville sts 1 answer

    Just wondering if it could possibly be a fuse instead of fuel pump. But you cannot hear fuel pump turn on.

    1998 Cadillac Seville STS

    -

    General

  • 1995 Cadillac STS 5 answers

    Why does the front wheel wobble when I accelerate?

    1995 Cadillac Seville STS

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Seville

Looking for a Used Seville in your area?

CarGurus has 437 nationwide Seville listings starting at $2,450.

ZIP:

Search Cadillac Seville Questions

Cadillac Seville Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 340
#2 carpetguy53
carpetguy53
Reputation 270
#3 Js08016
Js08016
Reputation 240
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Cadillac DeVille"
9 Great Deals out of 2,134 listings starting at $1,995
Used Cadillac Eldorado"
392 listings starting at $2,293
Used Lincoln Town Car"
32 Great Deals out of 2,056 listings starting at $1,800
Used Toyota Camry"
1,175 Great Deals out of 79,002 listings starting at $700

Used Cars For Sale

2004 Cadillac Seville For Sale
26 listings starting at $2,450