<VV> bad front wheel bearing
corvairduval at cox.net
Fri Dec 28 19:17:43 EST 2007
Because there are two bearings in the knuckle end, just like the rear
axle of an early Corvair. So either the inner or outer bearing on either
side can be making noise.
Usually you can just get the front end off the ground, run the car in
gear and the failed bearing is obvious.
Doing any more parts bin clean ups?
Harry Yarnell wrote:
>I've just bought a front wheel drive Buick Reatta that has a whiring noise in the front end which I think is a wheel bearing.
>Turning the steering wheel to the left, and the noise goes away. Straight ahead the noise is noticible. To the right, the noise increases.
> Which bearing?
>perryman garage and orphanage
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