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A little befuddled????

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by badguybuster, Feb 26, 2010.

  1. Feb 26, 2010 at 5:22 PM
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    badguybuster

    badguybuster [OP] Well-Known Member

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    So, about 2-3 weeks ago I went from a 2.5" lift with NO troubles to a 3" OME lift (885 coils/toytec top plate/billies). Initially I didnt notice anything unusual then over the last few days I have been getting a loud noise from the front drivers side while driving. It doesnt sound like a wheel bearing so I am little befuddled by whatever it is. Not sure, if anyone else has had a similar problem.
     
  2. Feb 26, 2010 at 5:50 PM
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    Brunes

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    Right Middle or Left?? All the time going forward or just during turns?? Does it happen when backing up too??

    Loud "noise"- Grinding?? Growl?? Squeal??
     
  3. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:02 PM
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    did something come loose?re check your bolts.
     
  4. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:15 PM
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    MY50cal I think I'm getting the Fear.

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  5. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:52 PM
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    badguybuster

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    It seems to come from the wheel well area. Yes, I looked at the other posts under search..thank you for pointing that out.:mad: It seems to stop when turning the wheels and comes back when straight??
     
  6. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:53 PM
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    badguybuster

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    Oh, I am planning on checking it all out as soon as we don't have 20 feet of freakin snow!!! This is getting crazy. We got 6-8 more inches of it today.:eek:
     
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