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Have a rubbing sound

Thought it might be a wheel bearing at first as they noise was in the left front. We had that replaced. The noise is better but seems to be more in the middle of the car now and it gets louder as you speed up. I guess the wheels don't make any sound when the car is off the ground.

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  • mwolfer Oct 30, 2008

    Getting a similar rubbing (bearing wear) type sound while accelerating through the gears (automatic trans) on 2004 Accord 4cyl. Goes away if you shift the transmission into neutral. Took to the dealer, and they also thought it was the LF wheel bearing and replaced it (at my cost !!). It did not fix the problem. Took to my independent mechanic, and he believes the sound is coming from the transmission. Back to the dealer I guess but no solution yet.

  • Anonymous Nov 16, 2008

    Having the same problem as Mwolfer, I was wondering if he found an answer to his problem? So far we haven't done anything yet, just replaced the left front wheel bearing.
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This problem is famous in the hondas the axles and cvc ends are famous for the light noise that comes from the engine bay so change the axles both sides

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