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Rubbing sound when I drive

Drives okay but makes a rubbing sound getting louder. Looks like the tie rod hub or bolt is cracked also

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Have the front end checked out check the wheel bearing condition and adjustment.

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SOURCE: when i make sharp turns my wheels make a rubbing noise

coud be a bad shock, or weak springs also, your wheels may have the wrong back spacing on them as well, turn your tires and see where the contact is occuring,

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there is a problem with the steering shaft going to gear box 2 out of 10 trucks have this problem gmc and chevy ive done a few, its a dealer part, replace that first then see if the other rubbing noise is there, but the knock noise is the shaft, i had 2 with about that mileage they were out of warranty, good luck start there first.

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SOURCE: rubbing noise from left front tire when turning right

Tire may be bad or needs an alignment

Posted on Aug 23, 2012

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Could a possible tie rod make a rubbing sound?

Well, it should not!
Tie rod ends are usually at least 2 inches away from the tires so that, in the event of a tire failure, the steering of the car will not be compromised.
That being said, look for a "fairing" or a "splash shield" that has broken loose from its attachments and is rubbing.
Putting your car on a "frame hoist" will likely not allow you to see the rubbing piece, but a "drive-on hoist" may very well show it to you. Once you get the car into the air, look for anything shiny that has been rubbing.
God bless your efforts.

Jun 30, 2017 | Cars & Trucks

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I just replaced the front bearings on my 91 camry. after I put it all back togeather and the wheel is wobbly and something is rubbing loud on the rotor. when I garb the hub I can wiggle the roto. the tie...

Doesn't sound like you got it back together

How can we guess at what you didn't do

Make a video & post it here

Why is the tie rod loose also?

Have you ever worked on any vehicle before?

No one you can learn from or ask for help,your
uncle,a neighbor?

Sep 28, 2014 | Cars & Trucks

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Wheel bearing or hub?

Remove the brakes & feel the wheel hub bearing or
just change both sides,I always do both, when one fails

Didn't the shop that did the alignment check them first,
your supposed to.

Mar 15, 2014 | 2006 Toyota Sienna

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My car is a '93 Ford Taurus and one of my problems is the rubbing sound in or around the tire area when I turn the steering wheel. A friend sprayed some silicone spray behind the tires. I think on the...

Might consider in lifting the front end and securing on jack stands. Then check your ball joints, tie rod ends and other related steering components. May also want to check your bushing in your control arms, if present.
May also want to check your strut mounts.

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Power steering fluid leaking 89 buick park avenue

look for loose hoses just tighten down
look for cracked hoses they could be spraying fluid when under pressure.
The rack is sealed with boots on each end where the tie rods come out.
they crack or could be rubbing on something.

Mar 06, 2013 | Cars & Trucks

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A have a 2001 gmc Denali when I dreve for a long time and tray to turn eder way it makes braking noise on the front weels

Check wheels and steering for loose parts, wheel, hub/bearing, check to make sure all nuts and bolts are tight, Check Inner and outer CV joints for damaged boots and make sure the hub nut is tight. Grease the components that have grease fittings, tie rod ends and ball joints usually. Check the brake calipers for tight mountings, the upper ball joints should be inspected for wear, as should any steering linkage component. Also check suspension arms for worn or degraded bushings, upper and lower, and that their mounting bolts are tight to frame.

Also look for plastic parts that are loose- it they can move close to a tire, they may be a possible source of the noise as well. Including a dust shield rubbing against the steering shaft- llok for bright areas where something may be rubbing against it.

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I have an 04 GMC Sierra. It has no problems turning to the right. But, when i try to turn to the left i can feel a rubbing in the steering column. It has been doing it for a while now and drives fine,...

Sounds like a wheel bearing. Jack you car up and check for play in the bearings and tie rods. bearings will be up and down, tie rods will be left to right. There should be no play in either. Just a suggestion!

Sep 23, 2010 | 2004 GMC Yukon

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NOT a 4wheel drive...same sound and hubs/rotors are newish

sounds like a wheel bearing but to be sure jack up the truck and wiggle the tire from top to bottom if it moves then it is a wheel bearing

Aug 03, 2009 | 2005 Ford F-150

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My L200 has a running type sound coming from the

Could Be a Hub Bearing,Is it a low pitch growling that gets louder with increased speed??

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