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96 Ford Explorer - Grinding on the driver side wheel and lots of noise. Pulls to the right and symptoms subside at higher speeds.

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Do you have noise without braking? Could be the wheel bearings are shot if you have noise with or without braking, if you only have noise while braking you probally just need a brake job.

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Sounds like ur cv joints need to be replaced

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