I have a 2004 Ford E.B with 150,000 miles. The rear end hums all the time. Ideas?

Asked by May 13, 2014 at 10:37 PM about the 2004 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer V6 AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2004 Ford Explorer, E.B, 4x4, 150,miles

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Bearings are going bad in the rear end, if you fix it now it might save you a lot of dough, if you don't it will cost you a rear end, if it is anything like the Explorer I had the front end will be next, then the transfer case. Engine finally let go at 225000, just wasn't worth fixing after that.

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