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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-29-2013, 10:21 AM Thread Starter
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Right Front End Howling Noise

I am getting a howling noise from my passenger side front end. Gets louder the faster you go. I put it in neutral and revved it while going and there is no increase in the noise. I was kind of hopeing the alternator was going. Rotors are fairly new no slop in the drive shafts no unusual slack in anything. Anybody got an idea?
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Yeah, most likely a wheel bearing.


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Hub bearing for sure.

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