What would cause the back right tire to grind on 2004 GMC 2500 HD series already changed brakes and bearing?

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A failing alternator with sticky or worn out brushes.

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The belts of the tire are probably coming apart. Need to replace tire ASAP. Assuming the mechanicals have been checked. Bearing, axle, brakes, etc.

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A blown fuse.Or a connection problem within the instrument cluster

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Something may be worn or bent in the rear. Many vehicles require 4 wheel alignment.

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If the spring was loose.

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more than likely a bad wheel speed sensor

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Check fuses Check ignition switch noted for connectors loosening and wearing

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applying pressure to the brake pedal

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Is it the parking brake light or the ABS light? is it red light or amber?

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$45 in parts + $150 in labor

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What would cause the running or tail lights on your 1994 Camry not to work while the head lights brake lights and turning signal lights work?

There is a relay in the trunk (left hand side wall) that may have been burnt. You may want to check this out...had the same problem with my 1992 Camry.....different year of course. The wires to the running lights were broken and exposed, caused a short, which in turn burnt the relay in the trunk.

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Bad Switch: One common reason for the Parking Brake light to stay on is a failing or failed switch.This can be checked easily by jiggling the handle after it is down.If the light turns off (or turns off and then back on), the switch is the most likely culprit and will need to be replaced.

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If your brake lights are staying on, it will drain your battery.The most likely cause for the brake lights staying on is the brake light switch sticking closed.You can disconnect the plug from the brake light switch at the brake light pedal to see if the lights turn off.

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Never heard of a TLC light on a car.

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It is possible that the headlights are activated by the alarm. If that is not the case, if it has auto turn on headlights the module can be going bad. Other than that I don't know.

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The master cylinder seals are worn out. Have it replaced soon, very soon!

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Bad egr valve or a gummed up throttle plate or a bad idle speed motor,also check forbroken hoses causing a vacuum leak

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Bad mounted tire, bad alignment, worn or damaged steering components (e.g, tie rods, spring pins and bushings, ball joints, etc), bad wheel bearings.

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What you're describing COULD be what is called "disk brake chatter". The problem is caused by heat, which eventually will warp the rotors. If the rotor is warped the disk brake pads grab with different force as the warped rotor changes angle toward the brake pads. If the problem IS disk brake cha...

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I would suspect the thermostat is stuck open. Replace the thermostat.

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its called a jack usually a scissor type jack is what comes with cars to change a tire

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What does the warning yellow warning light circle with 3 dashes on the left and right sides of the circle on aBMW 3 series?

This is the Bulb Warning Light;Meaning the vehicle has a faulty bulb, on the exterior or of the vehicle. Check all of the lights (with ignition on);Front + Rear side lightsFront HeadlightsFront high beamFront +Rear Fog LightsFront + Rear IndicatorsRear Stop lights (including high level/ centre st...

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The answer is 50% Right 30% Left 20% Middle and this is including car seats

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You may have a problem with the car's suspension system such as a need to replace the shocks . If the driver is over weight the vehicle will lean to the left.

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on my '99 the code came back on the diag. for rear wheel speed sensor (the one in the rear diff)

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Check your fuses, and then maybe trickle charge your battery, other than that, check all the wiring an connectors.

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perhaps if it was loose or the conductor was cracked.

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Your car is BMW 530i your car had a Flat tire in the last 3 months and you went to change the tire already But the alarm is still there how can you reset?

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What would cause the flashers to come on in the middle of the night and won't shut off?

An electrical short or computer error....should be seen by your auto service facility

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What would cause a 1996 Lincoln town car to hesitate changing gears the ABS light to come on and the dash to go completely dark and then the car shut down?

I had a similar experience. It sounds like the battery and/or a bad alternator.

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Check your brake fluid level, if its low it can cause this problem. if that's not the case, take it to a mechanic asap.

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What would cause a car to shake at about 60 after new rotors were installed and the tires were rotated and balanced?

Shocks and other suspension components (A-frame bushings, etc.) deserve a close inspection, and all connections (tie rods, etc.) should be checked.

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You would go crashing out the window. I had learned what this is called, but I had forgotten. All I know is that it has to do with speed...........An object in motion tends to stay in motion.

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What would cause radio and heater not to work on 2003 caravan?

Those are two seperate circuits. Start with checking the fuses. There is a fuse for the radio and a fuse for the heater blower motor.

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When the sensor is faulty, the computer cannot properly adjust the air/gasoline ratio and the light comes on.A malfunctioning sensor can cause loss of engine power and will eventually foul your spark plugs and catalytic converter.

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What would cause a knocking sound in front driver tire when braking and turning left in a 2009 Chrysler Se bring?

Could be,loose lug nuts on front left wheel,a damaged left front brake rotor,a bad left front hub/bearing assembly,a worn/damaged CV axle joint,

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What would cause the front right wheel on your 1998 Ford Ranger 4x4 to make a ratcheting winding sound just before you come to a complete stop?

The ratchet winding noise on the Ranger 4x4 could be a wheel bearing or brake issue. There could also be problems in the front differential. Check all three for any problems. The 1998 Ranger noise is most likely coming from a brake grinding against a rotor, or a bad wheel bearing. Either of these...

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