1998 Volvo S70 Q&A

1998 Volvo S70 Question: Loud popping noise from left rear wheel followed by loud sustained squeek

As I drove the car from parked position a few car lengths a loud popping noise from left rear wheel followed by loud sustained squeek occurred and I stopped immediately. A few more tries produced the same thing. I parked the car for towing to shop. The popping noise sound like metal gripping metal being yanked away by great force. -
Answer 1
Suspect a park brake locking and not releasing or brake problem. -
Answer 2
I think ron is right, but also check the upper strut mount, they break and cause all kinds of ruckus from the rear of the car. -