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post #1 of 2 Old 06-21-2015, 01:13 AM Thread Starter
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Rear Wheel Bearings

Last year on my way to FL. got thumping sound between 25 & 45. FL. shop said I need new tires to replace the new ones I just got. Car is safe to drive. Got back to Yuma, Az. Discount Tire put new tires on to replace the ones I just got from them a month ago. Took to dealer there finding was need new tires. After a little talk they kept it another day. This time they found bad bearings. Not covered under drive train warranty. They called it normal wear at 46K miles.

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post #2 of 2 Old 02-25-2017, 05:27 AM
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From my experience a wheel bearing failure is evident at all speeds and will sound like a thump. Next time grab the wheel (tire) with both hands, if there is any looseness the bearing has failed. Yours sounds like a tire failure, belt separation. Check the inside of the tire for bulges, that is a visible indicator of a failure
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