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My '94 Tercel is a manual, and I have noticed a grinding sound when I am driving. at first I thought it was the bearings in the wheels (I had that issue a few years ago and got it fixed) but I checked it out and the wheels are still completely fine. I am now thinking it may be my Transmission, and a bearing in there? the grind sound repeats faster as I drive faster. any suggestions on what I should do about this?

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Trasmission bearings problem need to go to a transmission specialist

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SOURCE: i think i have a wheel bearing problem

yes your axle bearing are shot and will have to be replaced.

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SOURCE: 94 tercel 4 speed shift fine, but transmission will not engage.

have you checked the fluid gear oil itself 1st hmmm would you elaborate on this for me is the linkage connected and have you done any work to the said vehicle prior or just one day woke up and this is the issue

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SOURCE: Grinding noise in front wheel

Most likely bad wheel bearing. If you have ABS then you may need to get the bearing assembly that has the ABS ring on it if it comes as an assembly.

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SOURCE: I think I have a bad front wheel bearing. There is

yes sounds like a wheel bearing needs replaced look inside the wheel at the hub see if you see greese around it any greese means needs replaced make sure do it soon cause wheel bearing will let the tire fly off hope this helps best way to check these is jack up one wheel grab tire and wiggle it up and down and if any movement needs replacement dangerous can wiggle it side to side too hope this helps

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