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New To me EK.. A UNsolvable Problem

Old 16-Aug-2007, 10:57 PM
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New To me EK.. A UNsolvable Problem

I have a question. I just bought a Roma Red 96 Civic CX Hatch, D16y7, 5 speed. Now the car runs fine. Idles fine, accelerates smoothly, yada yada, needs new seats :S Anyway, The problem I am having is that when I am above 40-50km/hr and I lay off the gas and turn the wheel a little to the right and further, I get this slow thumping. I can't feel it on the gear shift, but I can feel it on my feet and you can hear it? It is in all gears when you are off the gas but if you put the engine under load it goes away. I've singled out that its not the short CV axle as I replaced that earlier tonight. There is nothing rubbing anywhere under the hood whatsoever or the wheel wells. The car had the entire brake system updated yesterday at a Garage so I am wondering if a Rotor could possibly be causing the noise perhaps? New Pads/rotors. I am assuming that the lugs should tighten everything down though..

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Old 16-Aug-2007, 11:16 PM
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Have your wheel bearings checked out.
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Old 17-Aug-2007, 07:40 AM
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unsolvable? lol

its a wheel bearing. I'd have to hear it to be certain, but sure sounds like one
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lol sounds like a bearing to me. comon chris its one of those problems u dont see 5 times a day
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jack up the car and accelerate it, i had this problem and it ended up being the axel
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