Q: Rattling noise in front of car.

asked by on January 08, 2016

I have a rattling noise near the front driver's side tire.

Usually a small rattle is caused by a loose piece somewhere, common culprits include strut dust boots and foam insulator, wheel center caps, plastic inner fenders and splash guards that have come loose, sometimes whole pieces of a bumper or fender are loose and its not noticeable until your driving and wind is pulling it back and forth making it seem like its the tire. Have a certified mechanic test drive and try to locate the rattle.

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