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My 97 ford explorer makes a roaring sound when im driving straight or turning left. When i turn right it stops?

The noise gets louder the faster i go and it sounds like its coming from the driver side front. But when i make a right turn it stops completely, left turn still here it.

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Axle bearing is bad

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You say the rear wheel axles and bearings have been replaced, you mention nothing of the front wheels, you have the symptoms of a front wheel bearing being worn out, remove them and check for pitting in the bearing rollers or the bearing races, I am sure you will find a problem. Hope this helps solve your issue with the bearing noise.

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SOURCE: 1998 Ford Mondeo GLX, loud humming sound, front driver side.

Most likely it's a wheel bearing going out.., If you turn to the right, or the left when driving the noise will change pitch. Been there done that.....

Posted on Feb 01, 2009

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SOURCE: clanking noise under front drivers side - small bumps and turns...

CV joints yes look at the rubber boots for damage. You can get a replacement boot but if you do remove all the old grease to remove any dirt that is cousing your problem.

Posted on Apr 30, 2009

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SOURCE: My 04 ford explorer is making a loud humming noise

wheel bearings are worn out on the front, i had the same problem in my 2004 ford explorer just recently.

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SOURCE: 2002 Ford Explorer 4wd the vehicle makes a

It sounds to me like the explorer has a bad hub bearing up front.I would have this checked out especially if one has become loose.The hub bearing take the place of what use to be wheel bearings:)

Posted on Aug 30, 2009

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