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Shimmy while driving

Chevy Blazer 2000. Feels like the truck is wobbling in a straight line, despite the tire pressure being constant on all wheels. Must be noticable to drivers behind me as they tend to hang back a bit.

Grinding sound coming from what sounds like my front, right tire area.
Sounds like the truck is groaning when I turn in the direction of the noise.

Have been told my SUV is well-known for replacing ball joints and wheel bearings. Which of these (or something else perhaps) can be the issue?

Thanks in advance!

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That definatly sounds like your ball joints, take it to your local garage and they will do that. not that pricy unless you want to tackle that yourself, not a very hard job to do

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