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.

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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.

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