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My volvo v40 is making a grinding/scraping noise especially when turning. what is the most likely cause of this fault?

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It sounds like you have a stone lodged in one of your wheels.They can lodge themselves between the brakes and backing plate
.Possible solution ,try reversing and slam on the brakes .This has worked for me several times. Good luck

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