Diod you check front brake pads
What would cause a grinding noise after a tire is replaced and the brakes are not worn?
Check the front brakes. the most common problem for grinding is worn brake pads allowing the metal backer to rub the rotor.
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Normally a rusty rotor would not make a grinding noise. A grinding noise from the brakes usually indicated that the pads or shoes are worn down.
Your pads or discs are worn. The brakes will fail soon if not replaced.
The brake pads are worn out and need to be replaced. The grinding sound means your brakes are about to stop working.
Check the brakes for worn pads. The pad backer scraping the rotor is the most common cause of this type of noise.
Sounds like a brake problem. Need to pull wheels and check the brakes.
Could be, in need of brakes or wheel bearing failure,
They could, yes.
If you suspect something, get them checked. If you get vibration while applying the brakes, get them checked. If you get grinding noise from the brakes, get them checked.