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My car's wheels make a weird noise when they rotate


My car makes a whistling or almost as if the tires are losing air but there not. It only does when the tires are in More My car makes weird noise coming from the tires only when they rotate. It almost sounds like there losing air but there not. This noise gets louder when i go into a turn at a slow speed.

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Check your brake pads and rotors.make sure your pad arent completely worn out and scratching the surface of the rotors.

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possible thrust arm bushings. do you feel a **** in the steering wheel in fast braking?

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Begin by taking your car to a tire store and have them check the tires for a bulge or a damaged steel belt or cord.

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Check all your vac lines and intake "bellows"(large round rubber hose) for cracks or disconnects -you have a vac leak

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