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2006 Honda civic hybrid tire grinding noise

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Dec 7, 2017, 3:34 PM

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Today, during my daily commute my car started making horrible grinding noises. Best way I can describe it is it sounds like metal scratching on metal. The noise happens only when the car is moving, even in low speeds. I am positive that it comes from my front left tire and the noise is not caused by braking or steering, only when the car is moving.

I was really worried at first but oddly enough, the noise went dead when I continued to drive for about 5 minutes. The car drives and feels normal again.

Should I still be worried?

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Dec 7, 2017, 4:50 PM

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Re: 2006 Honda civic hybrid tire grinding noise Sign In

You might have had a stone caught in the brakes but you should have the wheel removed and the brakes inspected.


We offer help in answering questions, clarifying things or giving advice but we are not a substitute for an on-site inspection by a professional.

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