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Front driver wheel. I know I need to take the wheel off and look around. Just did an oil change yesterday and didn’t see anything amiss.

First heard it a few weeks ago, coming off the highway, down a long off ramp ... so I’m going at least 50 mph down the ramp, start applying the brake, and heard flap-flap-flap-flap-flap-flap .... thought I’d blown a wheel!

Sounds like a thick piece of plastic being pushed backward and then slipping off and slapping repeatedly. Has a kind of hollow sound to it.

Could it be a stabilizer link? Never heard anything like this before. Actually thought I might see the plastic wheel well shroud loose in there, but no. Problem is behind that, I guess...
 

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I know I need to take the wheel off and look around.
Yep, that's the fastest way to solve the mystery :)

It might be something flapping as you describe, but if it does it when you are braking, I'm thinking it's a badly worn pad or rotor. It might be something else. You'll know after you jack it up, take the wheel off and start looking around.

Doug

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