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Old 12-30-2006, 02:20 AM   #1
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When I slow down, with or without using the breaks I hear a noise like that of a bicycle with a card in the spokes of a wheel, kind of a clicking. It gets slower and slower as the car slows, I don't notice this noise when accelerating at all, but the engine is quite loud at the moment due to a drilled cat so its possible that it does it durring acceleration too. This is comming from the front driver side wheel.

I am guessing that it may be the wheel bearing assembly, and just wanted to check with you all to see if that seems logical or if it might be something else.
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The first order of business is to jack up the fronts and try to 'wobble' the tires. Left and right as turning, and in/out/up/down as if they were leaning in or out of the car. Then remove the wheels and inspect the brakes.
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