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Grinding in front end

I have a 02 silverado 4x4 there is a constant grinding noise in the front passenger side .The brakes are good was wondering if maybe the front universals will grind like that when they go? Was hoping somebody may be able to help diagnose the problem?

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If the sound changes as you turn side to side it is your wheel bearing (hub assy)

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