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On hard acceleration, I can hear a growling noise coming from what sounds like the front passenger side. Any ideas<p>I'm gonna make an appt on Monday...I've read about wheel bearing issues on here before. What does it sound like if one is going bad?<p>Thanks,<br>Tim<p>
 

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Re: Strange growling noise from front pass side (t6tim)

<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>t6tim</b> »</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">On hard acceleration, I can hear a growling noise coming from what sounds like the front passenger side. Any ideas</TD></TR></TABLE><p>Sounds like a drive shaft issue. Wheel bearing noise would probably be present regardless of status of power applied ?<p><TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote »</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">I'm gonna make an appt on Monday...I've read about wheel bearing issues on here before. What does it sound like if one is going bad? </TD></TR></TABLE><p>woa-woa-woa-woa-woa-woa-woa-woa (with frequency of the 'woa's' being directly related to road speed). Just before the wheel falls off, the sound may become louder and somewhat different !
 
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