rear end or wheel

Asked by Jan 12, 2019 at 03:38 AM about the 2001 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i have 2001 sord explorer eddie bauer v8 4x4    ive put in 5 bearings  now loud
grinding noise sounds like in drivers side back wheel    move bout a foot
grinds then a loud bang like about to shear off   what can it be

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Something wrong in the differential, either bad spider gears or the limited slip clutches are bad. Better get it fixed fast or it could cost you a complete housing assembly.

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