Have a loud road noise from 2006 4WD Explorer when driving between 55-69 mph. Changed our tires and had alignment checked but noise still there. What could it be?

Asked by Mar 02, 2015 at 08:07 PM about the 2006 Ford Explorer XLT V6 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Around 2003 the bearing for each wheel were fashioned into a hub (expensive). Check them for excessive play.

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