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Volvo S60 Rumbling Noise From Front Wheels

 
Volvo S60 Problem
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Model Years Affected: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005

Average Mileage: 122,500 mi (50,000 mi - 210,000 mi)

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One or both of the front wheel bearings may fail resulting in a rumbling noise from the front wheel area when driving over 25 mph.

  • Visitor, , 93,000 mi

    Wheel bearing failure in front -- had to replace

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  • Visitor, , 210,000 mi

    noticed excessive road noise. had mechanic inspect & found left front & left rear berrings bad. replaced all four with non-volvo berrings. I don't trust the original equipment.

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  • Visitor, , 198,000 mi

    Rumbling noise while driving coming from front right side

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  • Visitor, , 102,000 mi

    Felt like the wheel was out of balance. Only got bad at mid range speeds during acceleration. Replaced the wheel hubs and the problem persisted until I replaced the CV Axles also. I think it was an out of balance or bent passenger side axle.

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  • Visitor, , 133,000 mi

    I took my car into to Volvo several times complaining of this rumbling sound and they got tired of my complaining and made up what the problem was "the bushings", I paid for this and I still have the rumbling sound. So yes they lied and took my money once again.

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  • Visitor, , 115,000 mi

    Rumbling front driver side wheel bearings

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  • Visitor, , 50,000 mi

    Humming whirling noise from front wheels. Replaced both front wheel bearings @ 50k miles

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  •  Rookie

    sometimes when breaking, I get a knocking noise

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