Mine is a little more consistent during the sharp part of the turn, but sounds like that. When I turning the wheel to the left a low speeds quarter or half turn to noise becomes very apparent. Thank you. The noise isn’t necessarily there when you turn the other way. Usually it is when I am going through parking lots or turning through drive ways. If it fails while you’re driving, it can lead to a loss of control. Reply. It sounds like there is something rubbing up against one of the front tires. Any ideas? What it could mean: This noise is likely coming from your CV axle. Over the past 6 months, my T180 has developed a rubbing sound coming from the front wheels when the car is moving and turning left or right. I just got a new 2020 sxt about 4 months ago and I didn't notice this grinding noise until recently. I took the car to the dealer and their best guess is new front wheel bearings needed at a cost of $1050+ Tax. No effect. This happens when I exit the driveway or take a U-turn from a stop. Yours seems to go in and out in the video. It’s cyclical, so the noise speeds up as your wheels go faster or slows down if you’re reducing your speed during the turn. G. It almost sounds like a piece of sheet or metal rubbing or something grinding against it. I have an issue with low speeds (1-10mph) when completely turning left. Thanks. I have a 2015 F3 SE6. It doesn't get louder the more or less you turn. I can also feel it slightly in the steering column. I started noticing it recently when I turn sharply at low speeds like when pulling into a parking spot. Air pressure is fine. The sound is not loud but has increased over the past 6 months even to the extent that I think it can be heard when driving the car in a straight line. At slow speeds I hear a rubbing noise. I hear it when travelling under 10 mph. 3) Alignment seems fine. Now the noise is much louder. 2 months ago the noise was faint, but noticeable. I checked my tire pressure all is ok. When driving and turning the wheel just a little bit to the right or make a full right hand turn, there is a rubbing/grinding noise. I suspected my belt tensioner (idler pulley). Very hard to replicate or accurately describe but on occasional slow speed turns or start from a dead stop there is a noise like pot metal rubbing or grinding near the brake/axel. It rubs and stops, rubs and stops and continues until I stop. Car Ownership History:: 06 Camry LE 2.4L 2AZ-FE 02 Outback 2.5L EJ251. At low speeds, I hear a metal-on-metal noise coming from the left front- not necessarily when turning in any direction. This happens when the CV axle shaft boot is torn and leaks grease. 2) No visual signs of anything wrong. Save Share. I have a 2006 Chevy Trailblazer There's a rubbing sound coming from the front left wheel area. This happens when at slow speeds where there is a big dip like pulling out of a gas station on to a main road sometimes they have a big dip inbetween the gas station driveway and the main road if that makes sense? Any suggestions or experience with this problem is much appreciated. I took it into a mechanic who told me not to worry about it until it gets too bad, which was not the answer I would have liked. Over the past couple months I have been hearing a low rubbing/grinding noise in my truck whenever I am turning at very low speeds. Took that off and the problem is still there. The noise you describe is exactly what mine sounds like. Hi I'm new here. The belt looks ok and I don't see any damage. Scraping rubbing popping sound when turning at slow speed. I noticed this noise coming from my girl's 97 Eclipse about 2 months ago. Tires look fine. 1) Having the tires rotated didn't change the sound at all. Like a rubbing, but the tires aren't close any where. 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