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Old 03-01-2010, 08:35 PM
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Default Noise from front end maybe???

I have recently (within this last week) noticed a noise coming from the front end. Kind of a grinding sound and can't figure out if it sounds like a wheel hub or the front differential. I think I can also feel something slowing it down like its catching or something. Really hard to discribe. I know that i need the driver side tie rod replaced but I don't think this could be it. Could it???
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I'd check the wheel bearings and diff first. Tie rod ends make clunking or knocking noises.
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Could it be a bad caliper?????????????????not releasing all the way.
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2wd or 4x4 ?
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It's a 4x4 2006 qc only 56,000 miles on it. I guess I described it wrong. The noise occurs when I turn and come to think of it I would have to say that it is a clicking or klunking noise. So maybe time for tie rods. Thanks all who responded.
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I also think its time for rear brake job. Rotors are getting wore down and notice when I brake that the truck seems to be stopping with the front brakes more than they should be. Noticable to me anyway.
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It wouldnt hurt to check all of the brakes. If the rear are going the front could be too.
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