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2024 Kia Sportage Hybrid SX-Prestige makes a loud noise when accelerating

It's a new SUV, and I've noticed that loud gear-like noise when accelerating from 20 to 30 mph. I'm concerned about this. Could it be related to switching gears? Is it normal? Should I take it to the ...
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Thumping in rear wheel when driving 80ks

Hello I have a Holden commodore an it makes a thumping noise on left rear side by the tyre can some one help me an tell wat it is please it only comes when u driving 80/100ks
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Could getting the front brakes and rotors done can that cause them to get bad again within 3 months?

Three months ago my brakes were bad and every time I turned the wheel, it made a screeching sound. I had to get brakes and rotors replaced. Due to finances, I had to just do the front set. Now 3 ...
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Rattling noise when accelerating

I have a Ford KA Edge 2010 with rattling coming from the rear left (I think) when accelerating. Slight loss of power. Timing belt done 3 years ago and new exhaust system 3 years ago. Is this a loose ...
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While driving, the alarm beeps occasionally

While driving, the alarm beeps occasionally .diyatsu teros 1997
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2007 Pontiac Wave suddenly sputtering when idle (mostly just in drive)

Recent non-problem drive A few days ago, I drove across town and back without problem. I also checked the OBD2. I didn't drive again until yesterday. Problem description Sputtering/vibration ...
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Can a trained mechanic tell the difference between a rod knock or a timing chain rattling?

Can a trained mechanic can tell difference between a rod knock or a timing chain rattling?
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Sound Identification--need help identifying mystery gear noise from a 2005 XC90

Recently this 2005 Volvo XC90 2.5T AWD, AW55-50 started to make this burring whine noise as the vehicle shifts into 2nd gear. As the car revs up and ultimately shifts into 2nd the noise occurs with ...
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2009 Honda Civic making noises as I accelerate

I am currently driving a 2009 Honda Civic with about 125000 miles on it. I am noticing a noise coming from under the hood when I accelerate. The more I accelerate, the louder the noise gets that’s ...
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Thump in transmission when braking

Transmission on 2014 Chrysler 300 AWD make a thump noise in the transmission when applying brake. Mechanic listening to noise with a stethoscope to confine noise. Transmission is starting to slip ...
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High pitched sound from left rear of mercedes (2004) w203 sportcoupe- Debugging tips? Part replacement tips?

I have a C class 1.8L Kompressor 2004 mercedes sportcoupe- very like the w203. There is a high-pitched sound coming from the rear of the vehicle. Equally loud inside and outside drivers’ door. Lower ...
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Infiniti G37 makes sizzling noise after driving in rain

After I parked my car in my garage after driving it in heavy rain, my car started to make a sizzling noise every few seconds. I have never heard this noise before. I was assuming it was the rain but ...
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Gearbox singing at 6th gear

I'm driving a Hyundai Elantra 2012 manual model and when I change into 6th gear and apply any pressure on the accelerator, I get a high pitched singing sound. It's completely clear whatever I do in ...
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Overheating w/ Radiator Fan on, Engine Off

I have a 2008 Honda Accord EX 3.5L V6, with about 152k mileage. Very recently, after driving for about 15-20 minutes of a normal commute, I shut my car off, there is a noise (radiator fan) noise ...
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Grinding noise on my 2012 RAV4

I hit a pothole and after driving about 10 minutes when I took my foot off the gas there was a grinding or rippling noise as it slowed down. The axle has been changed cause it was damaged but the ...
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Does my car have rodknock

I sometimes hear a knocking sound coming from the front of the car and I feel vibration at the bottom when this happens. It only happens when the car is rolling at low speeds. You can not hear the ...
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Growling Scraping noise when driving

I have a 2012 Ford F150 4wd that has a growling scraping noise coming from what sounds like the front drivers side. I have changed the wheel bearing on the drivers side thinking that was the issue it ...
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Madza scrum but has k6 engine suzuki 3piston

Top cam shaft and cam cups shaking and seem need new ones but is there any chance to repair existing ones?
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Honda civic 2018 loud suspension

My Honda civic 2018 suspensions are loud when driving on roads that are not smooth and has small potholes or waves. If I drive slowly over potholes or wavy roads which would make the car go up and ...
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Car jerks when I accelerate hard

I am getting a loud thump and the car jerks when I accelerate suddenly from a rolling speed. Say when rolling at 80km - 120km. I am not sure if this would be a gearbox issue or something else. Has ...
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Vibration When Accelerating Only When Car Is Full

I have a manual 2015 BMW 320i with 33,000 miles. Lately, I’ve noticed a vibrational noise when accelerating—mostly when in first or second gear—but ONLY when there are four people in the car! I can’t ...
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Loud ticking engine noise

I own a 2005 ford fiesta st150, and I'm currently facing an issue where my engine makes a repetitive ticking noise over 2000 RPM. The noise is a very periodic ticking that seems to follow engine speed,...
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Scraping sound in new small engine

I normally only work with really old engines often abandoned for a long time and in that case typically hearing crunchy or scraping noises when moving the piston is undoubtedly a bad sign and warrant ...
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Montero/Pajero consistent humming at idle and at speed

I have a 2001 Pajero/Montero III 3.5v6 GDI automatic which developed a tiny hum about 8 months ago. This hum has been growing louder ever since and is at a point where you can very easily hear it ...
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My 2009 Chevy Malibu Ltz

My car is smelling like it's burning metal and is making a winning sound while driving. Any advice on what it could be?
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Help diagnosing broken windscreen wiper on MK5 GOLF with loud noise

Upon starting the engine and activating the wipers, they move approximately 20 degrees before halting abruptly. Simultaneously, what I believe to be the wiper motor emits a loud droning noise for ...
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Rubbing noise from clutch

Vauxhall astra sri 2011 reg When I drive car and it is in gear a grinding rubbing noise happens.
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Why does my 2GR FE engine sound horrible when put in Drive?

I have a video showing the sound pretty well but the car sounds fine at idle in Neutral and Park but when put into drive it drops into this deep rumble. Take a listen: It's a 2007 Toyota Camry LE V6 3....
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Can bad wheel bearing noise get louder with increasing outdoor temperature?

I have self-diagnosed my RAV4 with a wheel bearing going bad. One thing I noticed: During height of the day (10 am to 6 pm), when hottest: bearing scratching/grinding noise is loudest Otherwise: ...
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Renault Master 3 Whining/Bearing Noise

I have 2016 Renault Master. It starts whining/bearing kind of noise around 60kmh, gets much lower after 70-75kmh. It also gets lower on neutral or when clutch engaged but doesn't completely stop, can ...
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Continual knocking sound coming from a front wheel when turning

I recently noticed that when I take a sharp bend (almost a U-turn) around 30–40 kph, I hear a sharp "knock…knock…knock…" noise from the outer front wheel area (that only happens for the left ...
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Why is my car still shaking and making noise after i change the motor mount and transmission mount

I have a 2011 Chevy impala I put on a new transmission mount and motor mount but its still idling and jumping what should I do
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Transmission makes more noise than normal in passing gear

My 2003 Acura MDX seems to make more noise when it switches to passing gear than it used to. It can even get to almost a screech, albeit a low volume screech. Although maybe not related, I recently ...
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2021 X3 rattle/buzz near the foam headliner of the ceiling

I have a 2021 X3 that has a rattle/buzz near or inside of the ceiling/headliner, somewhere around the right rear passenger seat's ceiling handle. The driver side seems fine, i.e. no sounds. But the ...
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Renault engine noise on startup

Problem is that engine, 1.6 16v K4M, makes strange noise at start up. Engine is producing this sound when it is cold and not driven for 12 or more hours. https://youtube.com/shorts/4A4hQshoIeY?feature=...
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What could cause a knocking noise front drivers side?

I have a VW Polo. The knocking noise can be heard from the front drivers side when going at slow speeds. The noise can mainly only be heard when going over any sort of bumps. The knocking can be felt ...
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Possible Top end or VVT replacement required? 75dB+ knocking from engine top end - 2018 - Nissan Pathfinder

First the link Hello, I have a 2018 pathfinder with a reasonably loud (i'm estimating it at over 75dB standing about a meter back from the front of the vehicle). The sound seems to be coming from the ...
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Address the persistent sound noise issue in my car after an accident

My car was met with an accident, the doors on left side was slammed and had to be replaced. Since then I am experiencing sound noise coming from left side (not experiencing actual wind but hear window ...
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My Corsa makes a strange noise after 10mins of driving, any suggestions for the cause?

So my 2007 Corsa Sxi 1.6L started making this noise after an audible 'Ping' happened while driving (at low speed, had just started my journey). It has been inspected by my local garage but they ...
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Noise and heavy vibration from 4wd

I am driving Daihatsu Terios 1999..manual There is green 4wd lock sign on dash board. Has noise...forward and backward shaking on heavy gears. It needs very frequent change of gears. I don't know what ...
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Whining sound when turning wheel

I have a 2017 Chevy sonic RS. It began making a whining sound when turning the steering wheel about a month ago. I found a tear in the boot and replaced both ball joints and control arms. The noise ...
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Winch mounted to truck rack — Reduce noise

I have an ATV winch on my truck that I use to pull a boat & trailer up off-road boat access points (link 1 and link 2). The winch has a metal tension plate that presses against the cable to make ...
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Mystery car noise when driving

The car is a 2012 Toyota matrix. Starting to hear the noise a few month ago. Took to a mechanic yesterday diagnosed as suspension problem. Very interesting as it was just replaced four month ago. So ...
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Squealing noise from front of car while driving

Update: both rear calipers seized and the pads were dragging on the rotors. One of them was worn down almost to the backing plate which was causing the noise. I have a squealing noise coming from the ...
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Rhythmic Metallic grinding noise from under hood

I have a 2012 Vauxhall Astra 1.6L Petrol, the query I have is the same as someone else’s but unfortunately they haven’t updated in 2 years so I assume they’re idle There’s a grinding under the hood ...
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Loud whirring from AC compressor fans

I've seen a wide range of posts related to this topic, which makes it really difficult to narrow down relevant information that is applicable to my case. I'm hoping to get a more definitive answer by ...
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Front brake caliper rattle problem

This is a SEAT ibiza MK3 (6L) with FSIII brake calipers mounted (Factory VW). The car makes an annoying rattling sound over bumps and bad asphalt since I bought it a year ago and I've finally found ...
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Finding banging/clanking noises when driving over rough surfaces or potholes

I'm trying to locate the source of the noises coming from the engine compartment, only problem is that it only happens when driving and it's hard to tell where exactly it's coming from as I can't ...
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Loud Knocking/Clicking While Turning Left

I have a 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee which in general has had a few small issues (stock radio failure, stuck on heat only for the passenger side, and after resolving that, I'm stuck on heat only for the ...
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Beetle makes creaking noises

I've got a 2004 VW New Beetle and, sometimes, at low speeds, mostly when turning but sometimes when straight, it makes creaking noises. They seem mostly to come from the front end but I've also heard ...
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