Nois coming from the front end of my Ford Explorer.

Asked by Nov 07, 2016 at 01:58 PM about the 2009 Ford Explorer XLT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a loud noise coming from the front end of my 2009 Ford Explorer. The noise gets louder as speed increases. The noise goes away in right hand turns and gets louder in left hand turns. I have replaces all four tires and both front wheel bearings. what is my next step?

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Is your Explorer a 4x4? If so I wonder if the front axle is engaged when it should not be.

130

Did you make sure the bearings were tight when they were installed? If the wheel is even a tiny bit loose you're gonna have vibrations.

105

There hub bearings there is no adjustments you just replace the whole assembly ( hub and bearing)

20

Yep, hub assembly. About 450$ each side

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