does a rumbling noise when driving mean a wheelbearing needs changeing it happens at 20mph

Asked by Mar 12, 2009 at 04:13 PM about the 2004 Volkswagen Bora

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a vw bora and when driving i noticed a rumbling noise when i reach 20mph. It seems to be coming from the passenger side road wheel. I notice no other problems and my tyres sre pretty new

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If you swing the car from side to side does it come and go? If so it will be the bearing. I had to replace the bearing on the front right (sitting in the car). Cost a fortune because the bearing is mounted on the hub of the brake disc and all that has to replaced. I think 270 euro. I have 160000km.

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