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2003 GMC Yukon Denali Question: Noise from front end

 

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Outland9, Colorado Springs, CO, September 14, 2010, 08:48
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Car has noise coming from front passinger side (metalic-rubbing-clicking) sound not consistant with speed or wheel spin. Does Denalis have issues with bearings? 116k miles on drivetrain.

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    November 08, 2010, 16:23
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    Yes! I had to changed my 03 Denali R/front wheel bearning Hub assembly at 125000 miles. Changed it my self in less than an hour.

    Josh,
    haywood.perry@dla.mil

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    Visitor, March 23, 2011, 15:54

    it could be your wheel bearing,i had to replace mine. not to hard to do yourself. if you hear a humming noise that goes up and down with speed then it is your axle bearings, i replaced those also. those are a pain!! I took the axle out myself and had a axle shop replace the bearings for about $450 bucks. The dealer wanted 3 times that!! If you want to avoid that problem replace your axle lube every other year. I tow a boat quite a bit so i do it every year. I also use 75W-140 instead of 75w-90. Never had a problem since!

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