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1999 Ford Ranger Question: 1999 for ranger has a whining noise driving down the road.

 

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Nottme, 4.0L V6, Bates City, MO, August 17, 2014, 16:39
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The truck is a 4x4 with 210000 miles on it. I crawled under the truck and checked that front drive shaft is not engaged. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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    August 18, 2014, 05:15
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    If it sounds like a single prop plane flying outside your vehicle that gets louder as you go faster, probably a bad wheel bearing or more than 1 wheel bearing. Common issue for the ranger with age and mileage.

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