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Constant Grinding Noise fronm the left front

I have a 1997 Chevy Cavalier. There is a constant grinding sound coming from the front on the passenger's side. If I move the steering wheel to the right just a bit, it will stop. Could this be a bearing or an axle problem. Thanks.

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  • Mr.Worry Jan 12, 2009

    Sounds like that may be the problem. I'll check it out this evening when I get off from work. Thanks again.

  • windy2243 Mar 05, 2009

    I have a 2000 Chevy Caviler. When I make a left turn with my foot on the gas I hear a loud grinding sound coming from the front passenger side. If I'm using the brake while turning left it will not make the noise until I start to accelerate. Please help!! Does anyone have a clue??

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    There is a constant grinding noise from the rear and another noise on hard right or left turn

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The hub bearing is bad.the reason it stops when you turn the wheel to the one side is because its taking presure off the bearing

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Sounds like the Bearings are out on that Side. Get them Changed quick before the Spindle get really Messed up. Spindles are not Cheap!

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    Travis Humphries Jan 12, 2009

    No Problem! Happy to Help!

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