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Old 11-11-2017, 07:00 PM   #1
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Angry Wheel Bearing or Transmission whine 2011 xB

Howdie,

Bought this car new.

I have about 150k miles.

Getting whining noise from front of car. Driver front. How can I isolate the problem? I am thinking its a wheel bearing or transmission issue. Car drives fine. No pulling or lag which might be transmission problem.
I put car in neutral and it might sound a little better but cant really tell. Noise is more of a whine when accelerating or coasting. 20-45 mph. Sounds like bearing. is there any way to diagnose this?

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Old 11-13-2017, 04:11 AM   #2
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Jack up the front of the xB, & w/a gloved hand, rock the wheel in and out & feel for any clicking /movement

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