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rear wheel bearing = mot fail?

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by quattro1, May 7, 2011.

  1. quattro1
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    just wondering if i'll get failed for this? one of my rears is just starting to make abit of noise 40mph+ i need to get the car in for its mot in the next few weeks so dont know weather i should get the bearing done before or will it be ok to leave it a few weeks?
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    No,

    If it's noisey it will be an advisory, It will only fail if there is side to side or top to bottom play. If it only happens over 40 then I very much doubt it's failed enough to fail the mot.

    Jack the car up and try moving the wheel, it should be solid, which it probably will be.
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    spot on as always thanks alot mate
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