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Why would a car making a grinding sound occasionally while driving?

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2011-09-13 17:15:40
2011-09-13 17:15:40

Hey Anil==It depends a lot on what kind of car and if it is 2 or 4 wheel drive. Just off hand if it doesn't do it all of the time , it could be a wheel bearing. GoodluckJoe

If its a 4 wheel drive i had this problem with my Bronco and it turned out to be the rear end and it needed replaced, one day it just stopped grinding and boom there was oil everywhere from the rear end. so if its 4 wheel drive have that checked asap to see whats going on a new rear end costs around $1000 most of the time that's with parts and labor. that's the worse case senario then again it could just be the wheel bearing.

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