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Need advice on front end

I'm not a front end guy, so I could use some help in determining what is the issue here. In the photo, the dust seal is loose. Both driver and passenger side. And I hear a low whirring noise when turning. Any ideas what is wrong?

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35" Nitto Trail Grappler M/T's
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every dust seal ive ever seen is loose. Hell, mine are just floating in there
As far as the noise, check everything that moves up front, Axle u-joints, brakes, wheel bearings(definately check those), etc...

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every dust seal ive ever seen is loose. Hell, mine are just floating in there
As far as the noise, check everything that moves up front, Axle u-joints, brakes, wheel bearings(definately check those), etc...
Thanks! I may see if I can silicone them back in and see of that holds. Waitin on the rain to stop here to double check for any leaks. Although, I didnt see any last weekend when i changed the shocks out, but I may have missed them.

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