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There is a ticking noise coming from the radio/dashboard. it sounds like the turn signal is on but its not. some days it doesn't happen at all and other days it doesn't stop. Also, when my car is running i can her a faint zzzzzzzzzzzz sound which sounds like its coming from the front tires. any idea how to fix either of these issues?

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  • Staci Saenz Apr 01, 2011

    is that wheel bearing related to the wheel speed sensor? how much does this cost to repair? can i do it myself? can i fix the ticking noise myself?

  • Staci Saenz Apr 01, 2011

    i accepted this solution but posted addition comments. i did not receive a response back so its not as helpful as i thought.

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The zzzzzz sound has to be a worn wheel bearing which is incorporated along with the hub assembly
The noise in the dash is caused by a faulty directional switch inside the steering coluum
You can double check with any general motors dealerships service department on that for it is a notorious problem with these cars back then. I have heard many with this noise and it took years to firgure this problem out

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