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I have a traction control fault message and a grinding noise when the brakes are applied; especially when turning left.

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Check your brake pads as the grinding noise could be the metal wear flags making contact with the discs to inform you that they need replacing. The traction control fault light may be on due to low brake fluid or fault in braking system, don't wait check it out ! Hope this helps

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Most likley a wheel bearing or brakes are gone issue. get it inspected to be sure

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