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I have a 2013 Chevrolet Spark LS with a manual transmission I just bought new. After about 2000 miles I started experiencing a "bumping" or "rumbling" in the front left suspension/drivetrain. It seems to increase with speed, and can be felt most prominently while turning and going over smooth pavement and turning the steering wheel slightly. I get it a lot when getting on and off ramps on the interstate. Do you possibly have any idea what it could be? Thanks a million!

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HI JAMES,, WELL IF I READ THIS CORRECT THE BRAKES PLAY NO ROLE IN THIS...I WOULD GET ON A SMOOTH ROAD AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS GOING STRAIGHT NOW TURN TO THE LEFT AND THEN TO THE RIGHT SLIGHTLY  NOT HARD JUST GET THE CAR LEANING RIGHT AND LEFT,, IF THIS IS A FRONT WHEEL BEARING THE NOISE WILL GET LOUDER ONE WAY OR DECREASE ONE WAY.. I CALL THIS A ROARING SOUND...IF THIS HAPPENS BRING IT BACK TO THE DEALER AND TELL THEM TO REPLACE THE FAULTY FRONT WHEEL BEARING...IF THIS HAS NO CHANGE I WOULD CK THE BRAKES FOR ANY PROBLEMS.I WILL ALSO ASSUME THE STEERING WHEEL DOES NOT HAVE A SHAKE IN IT AT HIGH SPEEDS..IF SO THIS IS TIRE BALANCE PROBLEM OR A BENT FRONT WHEEL.LET ME KNOW HOW THIS GOES GOOD LUCK TO YOU,,,TOM..

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PLEASE READ ALL OF THIS BEFORE ASKING ANY QUESTIONS. IF THIS CHEVY SECTION IS MAXED OUT.YOU CAN REACH ME IN THE OLDS/BUICK SECTION. Will answer questions from 6:00am to 10:00pm all days [EST][[[ NO DIESEL OR PAINT QUESTIONS]]] will answer all 1965 to present QUESTIONS ON ALL GM'S on mechanics of these cars. Keep in mind i am not there in person i am going on what you are telling me !! PLEASE IF ASKING A QUESTION GIVE ME AS MUCH INFO AS POSSIBLE. THE MORE THE BETTER. SUCH AS YEAR,MAKE,MODEL,ENGINE SIZE. THIS WILL HELP ME HELP YOU. I will not be able to answer all questions because of some situations that i would really need to be there and see things for myself,such as electrical issues. In many cases i would need wiring diagrams. I can also give you an estimate on what the cost would be at our repair shop as an idea to help you. Keep in mind that my answer is ONLY MY ADVICE,ck with your mechanic as well.. >> THANK YOU, TOM..

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I have been a ASE certified master mechanic for over 30 years and certified IN ALL 8 CATEGORIES,[engine repair,engine performance,auto trans,manual trans,clutches,steering and suspension,brakes,electrical systems,heating and air/cond. I am also a state CERTIFIED inspector for over 30 years. I do computer work [pcm]fault codes,pcm flashing,state inspection monitor readiness,repairs on exhaust,fuel service,[injection and carburetor,] charging system problems, running issues,alignments,frame problems,tire balance,struts and of course standard and anti-lock brakes.

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