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  1. Transmission or Wheel Hub Bearing?

    Hello Forum! (I'll tell you up-front, that I'm no mechanic) - I have a 2007 Chevy Trailblazer LS with 115k miles. 4/2014 - had transmission cooler lines changed. About 1 week later, I was driving down the highway and one of the cooler lines came loose and it was leaking TF pretty bad. Luckily...
  2. [SOLVED] NOT SOLVED Wheel Bearings

    The 02-09 "How-To" and DIY Section
    Can I replace only the bearings in the rear wheels or do I have to replace the whole bearing/hub assembly? I see rear wheel bearings at most parts stores and websites, and it is usually quite affordable. The bearing/hub assembly however is $$$. If I can replace just the bearing, can someone...
  3. [SOLVED] front brake shimmy

    The "How-To" and DIY Section
    Hi to all, not sure if I'm doing this right or even in the right forum but I'll try.... I have a 2006 TB Lt, I have replaced the front brakes, front rotors, front wheel bearings with hubs and abs sensors, replaced all brake fluid, even rotated the tires. I have disconnected the abs sensor from...
  4. humming noise from front

    hi guys I have a question thats been driving me crazy. I have an AWD 2002 bravada. i had the left front wheel hub changed about 6 months ago. the last 3 days its started making the humming noise so i again took it and had it changed. the problem is its still making a loud humming noise from the...
  5. [SOLVED] Odd humming noise/shimmy?

    OEM Issues
    I'm hoping I can pick the brain of some of the experts here. I'll start by saying I'm far from a car expert, but I can usually tell when something isn't acting the way it should. It's a 2004 Trailblazer with the 4.2L I-6. A humming/gutteral sound started at high (50+ mph) speeds on the highway...
  6. grinding sound

    all, i have an intense grinding noise coming from the front right of the vehicle, only when turning right and going slow. i'm thinking this could be the brakes, they need to be changed soon. can anyone add some input/advice on this? thanks, quiz
  7. Grinding and thumping in front wheels

    OEM Issues
    My 02 TB with 39k on her had some grinding and thumping up front. First noticed it at low speeds backing out of driveway and pulling away. Sounded like brake pads were engaged with sand in them. The thump was like a steel rod jammed in the tire hitting the undercarriage. Kinda like baseball...