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Old 05 Apr 2010, 03:51 pm
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Default Roaring Sound

My 05 cruiser GT has 31,000 miles. It makes a noticeable roaring sound from the front end and kind of wobbles a little, mainly under 20mph. Then the roaring becomes apparent again above about 45mph, but sometimes goes away for a few seconds and then comes back. The sound is mainly like a roaring sound, and has a slight grinding sound to it too. It it not affected by the throttle or steering wheel.
I am wondering if it sounds more like wheel bearings or if it could be something else?
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Old 06 Apr 2010, 09:24 am
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Default Re: Roaring Sound

Hunch would be bearing - jack up car completely and try to wiggle wheel - if you have play, it's bearing.
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