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post #1 of 6 Old 07-29-2012, 07:57 AM Thread Starter
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Rubbing when I turn

So, I messed up and hit a car with the right front of my truck. I barley put a scratch on my bumper. I was only going 25. I thought everything was ok but now when I turn to the left I hear a rubbing coming from the right wheel. At the same time it feels like the right tire is grabbing when I start the turn.
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post #2 of 6 Old 07-30-2012, 06:40 AM
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maybe the bumper is bent? or slid down on the mount how does it look?

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It very well could have done all kinds of damage to mulitple things, bumper, frame, bearings, balljoints, draglinks, if its lifted could have messed up the drop brackets ect. I would get the front end on an alignment rack and go from there!

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I would just check the bumper plastics before doing ALL ^^That

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Front end alignments are a cheap quick easy way to tell whats wrong and visually looking under the truck while checking all the plastic stuff will give you a good idea as well. im not talking about replacing all those parts just a quick glance at all those components will give you an idea of whats going on.

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I understand. Just wanted to point out the EASIEST thing to do first.. But then I agree with you

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