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.
Loud popping noise from left rear wheel followed by loud sustained squeek on 1998 Volvo S70
by beykozlu in Wilmington, DE on April 24, 2011
ANSWER by raiderron , April 24, 2011
Suspect a park brake locking and not releasing or brake problem.
ANSWER by Bret Bodas , April 25, 2011
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.