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Old 02-02-2013, 06:57 PM   #1
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Loud noise from left rear wheel

hey everyone,

My 2000 zx3 is making a lot of noise from the rear left wheel while driving.

I jack up the rear of the car and spin the wheel but i am not getting much noise.

Is a rear wheel bearing going bad?

Can the wheel come off by itself if I keep driving like this?


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Old 02-02-2013, 07:06 PM   #2
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If you jack the car up again and grab the wheel on opposite sides and wiggle it you will know if the bearing is bad if there is movement. I replaced both of mine last fall. You would know something is drastically wrong before your wheel would come off. That said....it's a 2 hour job to do if you have someone to press out the old bearing and press in the new one.
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