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1999 Toyota Solara Question: my car is making a grinding noise when i go 30mph and faster. i checked for bad



dvdprkns, 3.0L V6, Johnson City, TN, October 17, 2011, 18:17

bearing and it seems to be fine. axels are ok too. any other ideas

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, October 17, 2011, 22:39

    Can you feel play in the wheel bearing if you jack up and support the vehicle? A repair shop will "run the car in the air" and listen to the wheel bearing with a stethoscope to identify a bad bearing. Hub also may be damaged cartridge style bearing.

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    dvdprkns, October 22, 2011, 16:47

    i tried checking with the car up and the wheel does not give any. could it be a bad steering arm

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