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      01-27-2012, 05:48 PM   #7
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Originally Posted by klammer View Post
Thanks guys, had not heard of this, will keep it in mind. Btw, when should I look for it, how long/ how many events and if I try and stay clear of the berms and rumble strips will I prolong replacement need? Learn something new every day.
Generally if the wheel bearing goes, you'll hear clunking sounds when driving and vibrations through the steering wheel sometimes (if it is the front wheel). If your bearing is really bad, you can wiggle the wheel when you jack up the car and push on the wheel with it still attached to the car.