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I am hearing a grinding noise on the drivers side front wheel

(2001 Volvo S60)
in Fort Worth, TX on March 17, 2013
My car is grinding when I turn corners and a bit when I take off. It could be the CV axle, but I want to be sure before I order a new one. How would I check that to be sure? Tie Rods seem tight. Could it be another issue?
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on March 17, 2013
No noise at road speed just when turning or pulling out?
of Greg's Orange Auto on March 18, 2013
get an insp to make sure of issue before throwing parts at it
on March 17, 2013
jack up front end, test turn side to side. if it clicks or pops, most likely cv joint. if you end up replacing one, replace other also. both under same stress, wear ratio would be the same.
on March 17, 2013
sounds like a hub bearing is bad an axel will make a clicking noise
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