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Front well bearing driver side burning smell and smoke

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  • yadayada
    yadayada May 11, 2010

    this is a statment, what is the question?.

  • Roberta Smith
    Roberta Smith May 11, 2010

    replace the bearing .... you are sure it's not a seized caliper ?

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U SURE IT IS NOT THE BRAKES??WHEEL BEARING WILL MAKE A HUMMING NOISE BUT NOT SMOKE.

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