trouble with truck

Asked by May 11, 2012 at 01:21 PM about the Ford Ranger

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 1998 ford ranger 4 wheel drive When I get up to 30 mph a vibration an kind of a light grinding noise. When I drop back down to around 20 mph it quits . Does anyone have any ideas what it might be?

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It sounds like your rotor(s) may be warped..I had the same problem, and chgd driver side rotor, and cured the problem.

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