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Posted: Tue Jan 29, 2008 3:57 pm 
Parts Gopher
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Sorry I didnt know where to put this, but the other day I tried going up my friends drive way but I hit the gutter (twice). Now ever since then I have heard a loud scraping noise that sounds like its coming from around my front wheel on the passenger side. It happens randomly but mostly when I am in a low gear. I have looked under my car for somthing hanging off or anything that could be the problem. DO you guys have any idea what it could be?
Posted: Tue Jan 29, 2008 4:55 pm 
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Maybe the the left hand plastic inner guard is loose, or front swaybar /brackets are loose/damaged...Vito.




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Posted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 4:03 pm 
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Also check if your brake backing plate is bent. Could be useful to jack the car up, remove the wheel and have a good look around. Before you remove the wheel, give it a few spins in both directions to hear if any scraping occurs.



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