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Re: Wheel Bearing Noise?
I had both front wheel bearings go out on my 1990 200tq 10v this year. the
first one was the passenger's side. it made a thumping noise like it was a
tire problem. the driver's side which i need to replace now makes a low
growling sound that is not in sinc with the wheel rotation. However, i
noticed a slight tire wear problem (cupping) and when I jacked it up I heard
a clicking coming from the bearing area in the wheel.
From: Tony Lum <email@example.com>
To: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com>
Date: Monday, November 02, 1998 6:26 PM
Subject: Wheel Bearing Noise?
Could anybody relate what sounds a bad wheel bearing makes? I've got a
humming sound thats just started and is coming from the front of my 4kq
that I can't quite make out. Doesn't seem to to be engine or transmission
Tony Lum 1987 5000CS Turbo Quattro
Berkeley, California, U.S.A. 1985 4000CS Quattro
Audi Owner/Driver/Mechanic by Necessity ;^) 1980 5000S Sedan
1987.5 Coupe GT