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Squeek noise on front wheels when hit bump

I have an Audi A4 2004 quattro V6 3L. I hear this squeek noise on both front wheels when I hit a bump. The brakes are supposedly just lately fixed by the dealership when I bought it ( used car). What could be the problem please ? Thank you.

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  • lapierre1910 Jun 25, 2009

    whats does "CV" stand for ? Thank you

  • lapierre1910 Jun 25, 2009

    Oh I just remembered, you are talking about the CV joint for front wheel drive cars, but mine is a quattro, does it apply to my type of car as well ? Thank you

  • lapierre1910 Jun 25, 2009

    Thank you very much. So I will concentrate on the wheel bearings then. Could it be possible that it could be on both wheels, since it seems the squeek comes from both wheels ?

  • lapierre1910 Jun 25, 2009

    Yes I will have them ( the dealership) look at the brakes. I bought the car used and eventhough I bought the 2 year warranty with certification, I have had problems having the dealership respect it. I took the car back once and they are supposed to have fixed the brakes. I had an independent mechanic do an summary inspection on the wheels, and he had noticed about the possible bearing problem on the left front wheel. The dealership said it was the suspension something problem. Well you can see the problem. The dealership tries to skip some jobs to save money. Thank you for your time, very appreciated.

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The problem could be caused by a wheel bearing squeeling or the cv joint squeeling.

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  • Matthew Boulden Jun 25, 2009

    constant velocity- the joints in the front drive axles of front wheel
    drive vehicles have a type of joint that allows the axle, or as it is
    called, half-shaft, to rotate at a constant and equal speed throughout
    it's range of motion.

  • Matthew Boulden Jun 25, 2009

    No, unless you have an all wheel or four wheel drive, the cv joint will not apply. That leave the wheel bearing.



  • Matthew Boulden Jun 25, 2009

    It is possible, but not likely. I would look at the brakes while you have the wheels off also, I understand you have just had them done, but it is something to look at.

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