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I don't know if this helps. But check your brake lines. My tires were rubbing on mine (the flexible rubber part of brake line) and it would make a sound like it was rubbing on the fender skirting. I suspect this was a problem before I bought the truck, as it happened just within the first week of owning it.
I didn't know where it was coming from. I thought it was just the over size tires rubbing the fender. Until one day I parked at a convenience store. When I left, before even getting out of the parking lot, I had no brakes. Got out to inspect, saw brake fluid all over the ground on the driver's front.
ROFL. Luckily I had my cell phone and called the local auto store. They had the brake line in stock. So I called my mom and she brought me my bag of tools and the brake line.
I was very very very lucky, because I had just finished towing my nephews RAM 2500 on the highway. And this was on I-205 going across the Columbia River. My truck sits high up, If I had to swerve to avoid traffic, there was a good chance I would have gone over the barrier and down a couple hundred feet to the water.
So don't rule out your brake lines. Check them for tire clearance.
2007 F250 Crew Cab Lariat 4x4. Lots of upgrades, but not enough. It's tall, too tall. Yes, I'm obviously compensating for something.
EGR Delete, RedHead Steering Gear, Blue Spring Upgrade, ARP Studs, (Let's not mention this manufacturers name) Coolant Filter, (Let's not mention this manufacturers name) Blue Intercooler Pipe and Elbow Upgrade, Cold Air Intake, One-Up Offroad Traction Bars, XD Wheels and Nitto Ridge Grappler 37" Tires, LED Lights all around, 2013 Tailgate, 2008+ Power Mirrors, Pro-Comp XXX Dual Front Coilover Suspension, Custom Bedliner Sprayed Rocker Panels and Fender Flares, Amerihood Tpe E-Style Ram Air/Heat Extraction Hood, CompuStar Alarm with Remote Windows, Remote Start, and much more!
More upgrades to come, including Singer Alternator, and other engine upgrades.
NEW Custom Bumpers with Tire Carrier! Dual Winches!