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Old 03-24-2013, 07:16 AM
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Hi there I have a grinding noise that sounds like its coming from the front left side of the truck but only when in 2 WD & only when my rear tires spin. I can feel it in my gas pedal when I hear it. Brought it to the dealer & they could not find anything & its driving me crazy. Any input would be great Thanx .
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Could it be the torque management when your traction control kicks in?

You said that it only happens when your rear tires spin... does this mean when they're losing traction?


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Yes it only happens when the rear loses traction. but why the noise ? What is it from ? & can this be fixed ?
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it almost sounds like what you're hearing is the traction control/ torque management computer kicking in... it seriously limits your throttle response as the wheels are losing traction.

I said almost, as you're describing it as a "grinding sound". Perhaps someone else will chime in that is a little more learned than I.

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