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Why does my car make a loud noise when I brake?

When your brakes are making a loud grinding sound when you press on the pedal, this is almost always caused by contact of the rotor disc with part of the caliper.This is usually because of extreme wear to the brake pads or rotors.A foreign object in the brake mechanism can cause expensive damage.

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Why does my Car makes loud noise when accelerating?

There are many possibilities from minor to serious. Take it to a trusted mechanic for diagnoses.

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When you brake your car makes a knocking noise at the back right of the car?

-The brake drum may be cracked.-The brake disc may be cracked. This would be dangerous-Combination of soft brake pads and a directional finish on the disc surface. A directional finish may go away with use and take the noise with it.

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Why is your starter making a loud screeching noise?

A vehicle's starter will being making a loud screeching noise if it does not align properly with the flywheel. It slams against the flywheel and grinds against the surface.

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Can rust on car brakes make a scraping noise?

It can if it hasn't moved for a while you get surface rust on rotors, but it could be low pads, Check to see how much material is left, you may have hit the wear indicators if so equipped.

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Why does my car make a scraping noise when I drive?

The noise stops when brakes are applied.Brakes & rotor for driver side front are new! Possible causes include the backing plate, which is located behind the brake rotor and can get bent and rub on the rotor.This is a simple fix: the technician will just bend it back in place.

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Why does a car pull to the right after making a sharp left turn after you straighten it out when going down the road?

Possibilities are:Road crownLoose/broken front end part(s)Impropper alignment

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What is the Loud squealing noise from rear wheel that stops when braking?

that nosie is the wheels locking up, this doesnt usually happen in modern cars as they have anti-lock brakes.

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Why does your battery gauge go down when braking and car shuts off and blinker also makes a different faster noise?

Suspect low battery reserve (almost dead), alternator may not be recharging battery either due to low battery level insuffucient to energize alternator field windings or alternator/wire fault probable causing low battery in first place. Battery volt meter drops because alternator not recharging, ...

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Why does my car make a loud humming noise?

Most of the time a humming noise while driving is caused by tires chopping or cupping.If the noise becomes louder at higher speeds, the wheel bearings could be the cause.The best way confirm the cause of the noise is to have a certified technician put the car on a lift and spin the wheels.

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What does it mean if a car makes a grinding noise from the wheel while going down the road?

It means that something is wrong. Check all your moving parts in that wheel.

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Why does your gas gauge go to full when you start driving down the road?

Because the car has a full tank of gas.

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Would the brakes and rotors make a horrible noise just driving down the road with out braking?

Yes. Brakes can make noise even when you are not applying actual braking force. Some examples of this include foreign objects that have been lodged in between the caliper and the rotor. This can be something as small as a pebble that is lodged between the two or something more serious.In addition...

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Why does my 00 Town Car make a rumbling noise and pull to the right when braking?

Depending on how old your brake pads are it is most likely that they are shot. Is it a grinding sound? Then you are tearing up your rotors.If you have recently changed your brakes, and it is doing this, then you need to have your rotors turned. Remove them and take them to any shop. they shave a ...

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Why does my furnace make a loud noise when it turns on?

This can sometimes create booming or banging sounds when your air handler turns on and the pressure changes inside of your ducts.If this sound gets louder or occurs more frequently than usual, it's likely due to pressure buildup in your ducts that are caused by a clogged air filter or closed vent...

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With vehicle is in park a loud noise from rear of vehicle when the gas pedal is pressed down?

when the vehicle is parked they are raising the motor, Or when passing by it rattles the window

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Why does my car make a loud screeching noise when I start it?

Start the car while it is cold and turn the AC off and on.If the sound of the screech changes, then the fault is likely in the belt that drives the air conditioner.Operate the headlight switch.If that causes a change in the squealing sound, then the culprit is the belt that drives the alternator.

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Why does my engine make a loud groaning noise when it warms up?

You have to locate the source of the noise then repost your findings.

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Why is the car making a loud thumping noise under the hood when driving?

Could be motor mounts or transmission. You could check them by usesing pray bar on all the mounts to see if there broken.

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You hear a loud humming noise coming from the rear brake drum on your 2004 kia optima?

Most probably a wheel bearing or brake problemIt could be a tire if you are listening while going down the roadBut anyway it needs a qualified person to look at a serious safety problem

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Should new brakes make loud screeching rusty type noise when stopping especially when raining?

If they are new and it is raining it may just be the brakes getting used to being used you know like shoes you have to break them in first!

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Why does my car make a noise when I turn to the right?

If the car makes noise when turning at low speeds, look into the power steering system or the suspension.If you hear creaking, popping, or clunking sounds, the possible culprits are broken or worn out suspension joints.On the other hand, a whining sound could be the result of a damaged power stee...

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Why would a car make a loud clunking noise when the starter is engaged?

starter bolts loose? answer starter bolts loose or stripped teeth on starter or flywheel

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Why is my car making a scraping noise when I drive?

If your wheel bearings are worn, it can cause a grinding noise while turning the vehicle.Poor steering and handling and uneven tire wear are just some of the effects of failing wheel bearings.

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Why does your car make a noise when ticking over or in 2nd gear when slowing down?

Best guess for this is any of a 1,000 causes, BUT if I am hearing you correctly I am BETTING it is a EXHUAST LEAK... Or please explain if you mean ticking, or taking over like passing?

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What if your car makes a really loud noise when you put your heat on?

In most cases, it is due to the ventilation. Ventilation duct can be cleaned or changed.~Depending on your vehicle the "squirrel cage blower" may need the bearing/bushing lubricated or replaced, on some vehicles this is easy and some others very difficult. I have included (link below) of a typica...

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Why does your car jerk when going on the road?

Idiot 16 year old drivers who don't know what they are doingAdded:It also could be a problem with the fuel injection or fuel filter not letting enough fuel in the chamber for the combustion process.

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Why is my heater making loud noises?

Loud noises coming from your furnace while it is running could be caused by any of a number of issues.For example, you may have a problem with the fan that blows hot air through your vents.If your furnace is making a loud noise just as it starts, this could be caused by a serious problem called “...

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Why do your rear passenger side brakes make a clicking sound when braking?

Try looking at the brake pads. You may need new ones. If that isn't the problem, try tightening the bolts on your tire they may be loose.

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Why does the car make a noise when pressing the brakes whilst driving?

Dust build up on pads/shoes (squeal) Worn pads/shoes causing metal to metal contact (grinding) Suspension fault, movement of faulty component when the brakes are applied (knocking).

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What noise does a car make when it breaks down?

Depends on nature of malfunction. There are many

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Do transmissions make a loud noise when repair is needed?

Not always

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Why does my 1988 C3500 wander going down the road?

Check wheel bearings, rack ends, ball joints, shocks and springs. Or maybe adjust the play in your steering box (if applicable) or rebuild it

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What makes your car backfire or make loud popping noises?

a lack of back pressure in the exhaust normally found with large bore exhausts, or motorcycles.. That or your ignition wires could be put on wrong...Oh too low of fuel pressure can do this to..

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What might cause a loud roaring noise when you press the gas pedal down?

If you have a clutch it could be slipping. It may also be a problem with the muffler or exhaust system. You may also have a very powerful engine.

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When driving down the road your car makes a squeaking sound when it hits bumps in the road?

You should check the struts.

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What does it mean when your back wheel bounces just going down the road?

It means you need to get a new one...

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Why does my car make a rubbing noise when I turn right?

Crunching or clicking is often associated with a bad CV joint and happens during a tight turn.Humming sounds when turning at higher speeds usually indicate a wheel bearing is going bad and it hums during a turn because it is getting more or less load as the weight of your car shifts.

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Why is my car making loud grinding noises when i turn on the heat?

DOES IT DO IT WHEN YOU RUN THE A/C ALSO? IS THE SOUND COMING FROM THE PASSENGER SIDE BEHIND THE DASH? IF SO IT COULD BE THE BEARINGS GOING BAD IN THE FAN BLOWER MOTOR.

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Why does my car make a whining noise when I slow down?

Faulty Parts If there is not enough lubrication, your brake system may also wear out and cause the whining noise from the engine.So this means you would have to get your brake pads, rotors, and clippers checked.There could also be leakages in your exhaust system or loose belts.

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Why does your car make a whistling noise when your foot is off the accelerator?

could be a vacum leak in the engines intake or just road noise from the tires you cant hear when you step on the gas.

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Why did my car make a loud grinding noise when i tryed to start it?

Starter and/or starter drive gear failure. This could lead to damaging the ring gear which is costly to repair.

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Loud clicking noise when you brake under 10mph?

chekyour tire screws, am sure theres the problem

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Why is my car making a loud humming noise when I accelerate?

A buzzing or low pitched humming sound can be the result of a bad bearing in the steering system, water pump, or alternator.It could also be something more serious like a worn out exhaust system or a suspension issue though.

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Why does car make a flapping noise when going over 15 mph but the noise goes away at 50 mph?

it is bcz of the complaint in the silencer its surface may be filled with dust

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Your stater makes a very loud screeching noise when you start it your car is a 91 olds cutless surprem?

why does my starter make a loud screeching noise when i start it?

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When I drive and I stop any stop light why does my car make a loud noise like whistling?

This could be due to a number of reasons. Your best course of action is to get it examined by a mechanic.As always, consult a mechanic.

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Why does car make noises and shut down?

It sounds like you may have a misfire. This can be caused by a number of things.1. Bad fuel.2. Bad Spark Plugs.3. Bad Fuel Injectors.4. Bad Coil.You can try using fuel injector cleaner to clear anything in the injectors.If you have a misfire, your engine will knock, and run rough, and sometimes w...

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When driving your h2 2003 hummer it make a loud sreaking noise and the rpm runs high?

your exuarst is proably banging the floor or the car needs a new engine.the engine proably will cost quite a lot.

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Why does your car make a noise when step on the pedal?

When the turbo winds up it can make a whistling sound when a driver steps on the pedal. A loose part can also cause a rattling sound when the pedal is used.

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Is it required to make a loud noise when you pass a car on the left?

No. In fact, it probably wouldn't be a good idea.

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Why does your equinox 2005 make a tapping noise when the engine is hot?

Try going to a LIGHTER weight of engine oil. That should solve it.

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Why does your car make a noise when you hit the gas?

It's called: Your car is running.

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Why does your car make a noise when you press the gas pedal?

I am having the same issue with my Jeep 2003 . I changed the AC clatch a week back ...I t was good for a couple of days but came back again

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Why would a car make a whistling noise when accelerating and slowing down?

You need to do some detective work to try to help us determine the source. Is it coming from under the hood in the engine compartment, under the car, up front, the rear, the exhaust? Repost your findings.

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When I press the brake it makes a clicking noise?

The clicking sound you hear might be a worn suspension component and not related to the brakes.Sway bar links for example can make clicking sounds when the bushings are worn.If ball joints are worn, the shifting of the spindle can cause a clicking type sound also.A loose strut can also make a sim...

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What would cause your car to make a grinding noise when you turn right and left?

If you're talking about from the wheels, higher or lower in pitch with speed, it's one or both front wheel bearings. If you're talking about from the engine compartment, it's the power steering pump.

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Why does the antenna make noise when you turn off the engine of your car?

The automatic electric antenna is retracting or trying to. It should be silent after it has fully gone down.

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What would cause loud clicking noise and abs brakes feeling like they're activating when making sharp turns in my truck?

I pulled fuse on the abs system , and the noise went away. Ron

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Why does my car make a noise when I accelerate?

Belt noise can mean the belt is worn or loose.Belt noise can also come when one of the pulleys the belt is riding on starts to fail.When the belt no longer moves smoothly along the pulleys, it makes a noise when the car is accelerating.The other noise you might be accustomed to is that of a loud ...

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Why does my car make a noise when I reverse?

A: What you are hearing is the squealer that is attached to your brakes.Sometimes a squealing sound could be something else, but a tell-tale sign of a brake squealer is that the sound will go away once you depress the brake.You are hearing this in reverse because the car is going slowly in reverse.

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ABS brakes making noise when pressed?

Usually it can be a high pitched sound that alerts you that your brake pad are deteriorating and soon to be into you rotors.

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Why is my car making a knocking noise when I slow down?

Check the brake system and see if the caliper or rotor is damaged on the driver side wheel.Since the noise only occurs when decelerating to a stop, then there could be an issue with the brakes.If the noise is still there, then either there is a loose suspension part or there is a problem with the...

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Why does your car pull to the right when you brake?

Assuming you have disc brakes, it could be,a sticky or stuck brake caliper on the left side brake.Grease or brake fluid on the friction surface on the left side brake.A restricted brake hose/line on the left side brake.Air in the hydraulic lines on the left side brake.

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Why does your car make a humming noise?

The humming is a series of explosions in the engine happenning very quickly. Could also be an electric fuel pump if the vehicle is equipped with one.

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Why do new brakes make noise?

Why Are My Brand New Brakes Squealing? The most likely cause for new brake pads squeaking is lack of lubrication on the caliper-to-pad contact points, most likely from an inexperienced mechanic.Some aftermarket brake pads have a high content of "bimetal" material which can cause new brakes to squ...

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Why does my car make a whining noise when accelerating?

A whining noise while accelerating it can causes by several things, including low levels of steering fluid, the steering pump, a leak in the pump, the alternator, wheel bearings, loose or worn belts, the transmission, and the exhaust.

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When you drive your car it makes a high pitched squeaking noise and stops when the car is stopped. Will make the noise going slow or fast.?

it is called a squeaker it is made on your disck break pads to let you know your pads are about woren out as in its time for a break job

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Do brakes make noise when wet?

Most brakes squeak after sitting overnight.This is usually due to moisture from rain, dew, or condensation that collects on the surface of the rotors.Rust on the rotors can also cause pad impressions on rotors, which in turn, cause a thumping noise or brake pulsation.

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Why does your car sound like there is scraping when pressing on the gas?

it could be a bad motor mount and your fan is hitting the fan shroud when you press on the gas have someone look under the hood at the fan put it in drive and hold the breaks and give it some gas.

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Why does your engine makes noise when the car is off?

because the engine is still processing the oil for about 20 seconds after you turn the car off

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Why does your car make a clicking noise when trying to turn on engine?

It could be your battery. Try honking your horn and hold it down...see if it sounds strong the whole time, or if it starts strong and then starts to fade out. It could also be the starter. The battery is easier to fix, especially if you have AAA. Good luck!

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Why does it sound like my brakes are scraping?

When your brakes are making a loud grinding sound when you press on the pedal, this is almost always caused by contact of the rotor disc with part of the caliper.This is usually because of extreme wear to the brake pads or rotors.

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Why does your SUV make a whining noise when you turn?

Perhaps low power steering fluid Perhaps power steering pump is going bad Perhaps low power steering fluid Perhaps power steering pump is going bad

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Why does your 1999 Ford 150 truck make a grinding noise when you start it?

Defective starter drive? Broken tooth on flywheel/converter? My guess would be either the flywheel, or if the starter has been changed recently, maybe there was a starter shim that was not put back in.

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Why does rear wheel make clanging sound in gas but not when in brake?

i dunno wat probably because gas is noisy i canosp ina gibberit

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Does a bad manifold gasket make a loud noise and burn a lot of gas?

A bad exhaust manifold gasket could do that.

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What noise does a bad rear differential make?

Regular clunking every few feet can also be an indicator of a broken pinion gear and/or chipped and damaged ring gear.Overly worn out bearings tend to make a howling noise when they do not properly support the gears.Rumbling while turning, on the other hand, is a sign of bad wheel bearings.

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Your rear brake lights wont go off?

Sounds like it sticking from under the brake pedal. Have the brake switch looked at. It may need to be adjusted of replaced.

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Why does your body go left when a bus turns right?

Momentum.Momentum is mass x velocity.Velocity is speed in a direction.Even if the bus changes direction, you still have momentum in the original direction until some force pushes you in another direction. That takes a moment in a car or bus, so until your momentum is that of the bus, you'll still...

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Why does your car make a clicking sound when you release the brake pedal?

Possibly nothing more than the brake pedal return spring catching on something.

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What happens when rear brakes go bad?

One of the first symptoms of bad or failing drum brakes is unusual brake pedal feel.If the brake drums are worn excessively they can cause vibrations that may be felt in the pedal.Worn drums may also cause shuddering or pulsating that will become noticeable once you step on the pedal.

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When you start the car the brakes go down?

The power brakes are activated when you start the car. This is normal.

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Why does a car misfire when going down hill?

The compression in the cylinders is so great that the fuel/air mixture ignites spontaneously (before the spark plug fires)

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Why does my rear driver-side tire make a rattling noise when going over a bump or rough roads could it be worn out bearings and is that an easy fix?

Assuming something isn't broke it is more likely the strut that is worn out. Bearing would grind all the time. When the strut is worn out and you go over a bump the tire will leave the ground which lets it vibrate and make noise.

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Loud squeaking noise coming from right rear wheel every time you turn right what could be wrong its a 96 Saab 900 turbo?

I am not too familiar with this car but the only thing I can think of is Possibly a bad wheel bearing I suggest replacing it.

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When going at 45 mph or more there is a loud noise from trunk area?

Could be a bad wheel or axle bearing or pinion/carrier bearing going bad. The year, make, model info may help us.

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Why does your battery gauge go down when you cut your air conditioner on?

The engine has to power the air conditioner pump, so less revs are made resulting in less revs for the alternator, resulting in less volts so your gauge drops a little

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Do jeep brakes makes noise when braking hard?

You may be hearing the ABS (Antilock Brake System) kicking in, this is normal.

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Why does your light make a funny sound when it goes down?

There may be an electrial shortage within the socket light or it may just need to be replaced.

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Why does my car make a loud tractor type noise when accelerating and when I start my car it is also slow to accelerate?

Sounds like your ignition timing is off.

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What would make a 2004 Ford Explorer engine stop going down the road?

Fuel delivery problems.

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Why would a car make a squeaking noise when driving that stops when the brakes are applied?

this is usually the indicator that you need new brakes so dont worry just get them replaced problem solved

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Why would your minivan make noise when accelerating?

If it's a type of clunking noise, check your gearbox. If it's some kind of rattling, check your hubcaps.

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Why is your f150 making noise when you break?

The real question is what kind of noise is it making when you brake.A pulsing type of noise could possibly just be the anti lock brakes working which would be more noticalbe in slippery conditions.A high pitched squealing type noise is probably the brake pads indicating the pads are in need of re...

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What is causing the noise you hear when you turn right left and slowing down?

Type of noise - scraping, clicking?Type of vehicle?it's neither scraping or clicking it's kind of like a humming soundvehicle is 99 le Sabre

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What would cause a squeaking noise coming from the rear end of the car when you go over a bump in the road?

A squeaky noise can come from the back of your car if your shocks are damaged. Sometimes shocks can dry rot.

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Why did engine loose horsepower start making a loud noise and oil ran out?

Based on nothing other than your brief description of your engine failure, I will explain 1 possible scenario. You may have had a head gasket failure. When coolant mixes with oil it effectively reduces it's lubricity and high friction areas such as the connecting rod bearings may be compromised. ...

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Why is your car making a loud whining sound when you accellerate?

You may have a power steering problem.

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Use a lot of antifreeze and makes loud noise?

Uses a lot of antifreeze and makes a loud noise? Does the coolant fall out under the front (where the pulleys are) of the engine? Does your vehicle squeal like a dry shaft is spinning or a bearing is ruined? If so, your water pump is bad and the weep hole on the bottom of it opened. Replace water...

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