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Popping sound when pressing or releasing brake. also has scraping sound while driving. sounds like the left front wheel is going to fall off. I had new brakes and hubs put on about 6 mos. ago. also new bushings.

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Check front brake pads or calipers. sometime time the rotor get a rusty spot and pads rub on this spot and a scraping is heard.

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