turning right (slightly or hard) i hear a rubbing noise consistent with wheel rotation.

Asked by Jan 28, 2013 at 04:58 PM about the 1994 Ford Explorer 4 Dr XLT 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the slower I go the louder it is. it faintly sounds like hwy. rumble strips, just not that loud.

1 Answer

102,155

Check your left front wheel bearing. Lift the wheel and spin the tire by hand. Grab the spring and if it's bad, you'll feel the bearings crunching in the race.

Your Answer

Ford Explorer Experts

  • #1
    OJ
    Reputation
    11,210
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    4,430
  • #3
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    2,590
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
963 Great Deals out of 72,133 listings starting at $1,200
Used Ford F-150
2,775 Great Deals out of 211,556 listings starting at $1,400
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
782 Great Deals out of 42,012 listings starting at $1,980
Used Toyota 4Runner
299 Great Deals out of 25,139 listings starting at $1,750
Used Nissan Pathfinder
428 Great Deals out of 26,606 listings starting at $2,300
Used GMC Yukon
578 Great Deals out of 22,408 listings starting at $1,995

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Ford Explorer For Sale
4,167 listings starting at $27,224
2017 Ford Explorer For Sale
135 Great Deals out of 39,695 listings starting at $22,691
2016 Ford Explorer For Sale
136 Great Deals out of 4,023 listings starting at $14,980
2015 Ford Explorer For Sale
330 Great Deals out of 7,263 listings starting at $11,499
2014 Ford Explorer For Sale
221 Great Deals out of 4,683 listings starting at $9,650

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.