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Questions tagged [noise]

for "What does this sound mean?" questions. Please describe where the noise is coming from, at least generally, and when it occurs, and what sort of sound it is (grating, squeaking, clatter, etc...).

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What is this sounds? Car won't start

I've been having trouble with this car and keeping the battery charged. It's winter and the car doesn't get driven, lately I've decided to run it a bit every night. Tonight my wife tried to start it ...
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Whistling brakes after pad & rotor replacements

I had recently had my brakes checked out and replaced following my mechanic's $800 recommendations. I had had two brake pads replaced on the front tires and on the back tires I had the brake pads ...
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2015 Hyundai Genesis - Ticking Noise in Engine

2015 Hyundai Genesis Sedan 3.8L 24000 km My car is making a ticking noise in the engine. Almost like a muffled playing card in bike spokes. I especially noticed it after an oil change, but I seem to ...
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2077 Honda CRV, new battery, clicking noise

I just had the battery changed. They hooked up a 'brain saver' to the OBD to save the computer while the battery is being switched. First time that's ever been done to my knowledge. Anyway, new ...
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Brakes groaning noise while coming to stop or releasing the break

2013 rav4 makes some strange (groan) noise, as car comes to stop or as I release the brake slightly. Sounds (and stops) come very rough if car is on downhill and are not smooth. Definitely ...
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Engine whine / whir noise while revving Rav4

Rav4 2013 2.5 2AR-FE I noticed that there is a constant whirring noise that seems to match the engine speed. It doesn't matter if it is in neutral, drive, reverse, park etc. The sound seems to pretty ...
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Clicking when braking

I have a Nissan Altima 2017. I just noticed that when I brake when parked, the clicking is present. I placed my hand on the shifter when parked, and it throbs when I brake. It doesn't do this when I ...
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Subaru 2005 Forrester Squealing like a pig

Within the last few months I’ve done a lot of work to this car, changed the left lower ball joints in front of the car, put two stablizer links on both front ends of the car. A few weeks later I put ...
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Engine Knocking after running low on oil - Hyundai Coupe

Is this the end of my engine? I was driving on the motorway and started to hear a repeated knocking noise from the engine. 10 minutes later the oil light came on, I stopped and checked the oil. It ...
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Why does my car get stuck when I accelerate and turn at the same time?

Whenever I hit the gas pedal and make a left turn the vehicle will not move forward. It gets stuck and makes a strange noise. I literally have to let off the gas before turning and coast. This also ...
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Periodic tire noise, no steering wheel wobble

I changed to studded winter tires (or wheels, actually) on my 2016 Toyota RAV4 hybrid 4 days ago. After driving the car about 200 km, it became apparent that the tire noise is unusually high and ...
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Engine noise from Honda b-series

I've recently been doing some work on a 1998 Honda CR-V, with a b-series engine. This vehicle had a burned exhaust valve, which I've replaced. After doing a rebuild and reinstalling everything, I'm ...
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Rock in Disk Brake, Sounds Horrible

Short Back story: I bought a Honda Ridgeline Second generation (2016 - current), 11,000 miles from the dealer, with a state inspection performed on the purchase date. The next day and a maybe 35 ...
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Buzzing noise when accelerating from stop

My Nissan Serena C25 makes a buzzing noise when accelerating from stop, but accelerates smoothly if the car is moving at roughly 50 Km/h and above. If the car is in Park and you press on the pedal it ...
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Loud popping from back seat doors alternating left to right in 2001 Mercedes ml320

While driving heard what sounded like something maybe in back seat hitting passenger door. It then made a pretty loud pop or bang. Then noise moved to drivers side. Then back to passenger. Stopped for ...
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Grinding noise when releasing the accelerator pedal

I have a really annoying grinding noise coming from the front of my car, this only happens whenever I release the accelerator after cruising. The grinding will only stop if I push the accelerator or ...
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Thud/thump noise after letting go of gas pedal

I have a 1997 Honda Accord with automatic transmission and about 150K miles on it. Frequently when I accelerate to around 3000 RPM or higher, and then let go of the gas pedal, about 1 second later I ...
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Ticking noise coming from engine (Honda CD125T Benly 1990)

I hear a ticking sound (see the image / Sound comes from somewhere near where the red arrow points) and it rhymes with the throttle as well. Frequency changes along with acceleration. One mechanic ...
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There is a hard knock on startup on 2000 f150

It has a hard knock at startup then quiets down some.As it warms up it gets louder.It also gets louder as you rev the engine.I have changed the torque converter because the sound seemed to be coming ...
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Sudden Turbo Whine That Oscillates with Manifold Pressure

I'm looking at an 08 Kia Carnival J3 2.9L Turbo Diesel that a friend brought to me today. The complaint was that all of a sudden a day or two ago they started hearing this whining noise that changed ...
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Can a damaged CV joint cause clunking noise?

It was raining the other day and my tires do not have a lot of tread on them. I was taking this on ramp on too high of speed than I should have and ended up oversteering off the pavement into grass ...
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Noise from 2008 Ford Ranger

My 2008 Ford Ranger Wildtrak (Manual transmission, 4x4, 2.5 TDCI) has been making two different weird noises lately according to below. Sometimes when I take off from a stand still, a whining noise ...
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Car started working louder and producing vibrations

The car in question is 9 months old, done 11,000 km. Recently it developed the following: Engine runs loduer (the noise at 3k rpm is what used to be the noise of 4k rpm) I can feel significant ...
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Scraping noise, in sync with car speed

2000 Nissan Sentra, 100K miles Audio clip taken from inside the car: https://vocaroo.com/i/s1JMhQ1vgd6E A medium to high pitch scraping noise, definitely seems "rotational." No big change in the ...
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Gurggle noise 02 for escape

I have a 2002 ford escape I was driving and heard a gurggling noice very low. No overheating and didn't hear anything when I cut the car off it doesn't stay. Could the be a gasket?
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Knocking/thumping sound from rear wheels (Ford Escape)

I've been getting this loud knocking / thumping sound from the rear wheels in my 2008 Ford Escape but only when I'm braking. Could it be the bearings or suspension or ...?
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Does rolling ball sound mean cv boot is leaking, cv joint is faulty or other?

I currently have one inner and outer cv boot linking on the same axle(or driveshaft - not sure what the correct terms is). Mechanic looked and it and told me it hasn't progressed too far to damage ...
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2008 Chev. Cobalt, recently no “clicker” or seat belt noise

no noise when seatbelt is not buckled and no clicker sound when turn signal on, this has happed 6 times in the past 2 weeks, but then all of a sudden the sound works.
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Bouncing ball noise at idle

My wife has a 2012 4cyl Outback. She texted me today to tell me at idle she hears sound in the front that sounds like a bouncing basketball. Any ideas?
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Short honking noise coming from chassis a few minutes after turning 2001 Silverado off

It is very consistent. After even a few minutes of city driving I turn the engine off, and maybe 1-2 minutes later a short beep, almost like a fart, comes from underneath the body. It happens only ...
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Constant grinding from rear wheel?

Recently a rear track bar broke on my 2010 Chevy Impala, 160K miles, resulting in that tire swinging all over the place going down the road. I've replace the track bar, but now there is a constant ...
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Single thump from the back when braking

I drive a 2013 Ford Figo. I hear a faint thumping noise from the back wheel on the drivers' side when I brake (at least I am fairly certain that's where the sound comes from). The sound is not ...
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'Clicking' problem with dodge sprinter 2004 - won't crank

I recently purchased my 2004 Dodge Sprinter 3500 used at 149,000 miles. I'm converting it into a camper van. Every other time I open the door to the sprinter, this clicking sound starts. It goes for ...
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sqeak coming from the front end

I have a 02 ford explorer, old I know right I replaced the front and rear shocks about a year and a half ago and everything seemed fine, they went on easy and they only costed near 300.00 usd on ...
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2014 chevy cruze with turbo making a noise like im runnin in lower gear

I have a 2014 Chevrolet Cruz with turbo. When I'm driving in regular drive it is making a noise like I'm driving in a lower gear. I can hear the noise over my radio its so loud. I took it to ...
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Engine Running Rough and Shaky (with video) (2001 Toyota Camry)

The problem My 2001 Toyota Camry CE (4-cylinder gasoline engine) has run rough and shaky the last several weeks and several hundred miles. The car has about 226,000 miles. I bought the car new and ...
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What could cause worse-than-normal acceleration?

I have a manual transmission (2008 Honda Fit Sport) and recently got my car serviced, including oil change and "fuel system cleaning", at a shop I have never used before. After the service, my car ...
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Sudden pop when turning, what could be cause?

I have an old civic em1 1999. The car has recently been making a knocking noise from underneath and infront of the clutch area it seems. Showed it to a mechanic he said it was most likely anti roll ...
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Ticking sound from rear wheel/brake after longer unuse

I have a Toyota Yaris 1.3 from 2000. I was not using the car for 10 days and today when I wanted to drive it I noticed a ticking sound from the rear end. The sound is there always, even for very low ...
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Toyota prado 2009 Diesel auto

When I sit at the lights in gear I am getting a louder than normal vibration sound. If I go into neutral I loose it and goes back to normal diesel sound.
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Rattling Noise when Feathering Gas

I have this weird issue with my 2011 Mitsubishi Lancer 2.0L SE. When I am maintaining a speed by feathering/light load the accelerator, I get this metallic rattling noise from under the hood. Going ...
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2002 Camry making dragging noise

I have a 2002 Camry. I have been noticing a dragging sound from the left front side. The noise is when acceleration at start up and lower speeds. When cruise is engaged, there is no sound. About ...
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Strange noise after ignition and few meters drive on a Toyota azt250

I have just bought an old 2003 toyota avensis (azt250 2.0 petrol d4-vvti engine, about 150k km ) and getting a strange noise that I cannot understand. The noise is a kind of gear engaging "clunk", ...
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Rear strut mounts 2005 Escape

I have a 2005 Ford Escape. Going over bumps, I get a loud banging noise from the rear struts. There’s play when I grab the upper part of the shock. Is there a fix for this?
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Grinding noise when braking _and_ turning left

My 2008 Ford Escape started doing this on the way home today - scared me to death! I was coming downhill on a left-turning road and I felt like I had blown a tire and was riding on the rim - some loss ...
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HONDA CBR 1000 MODEL 2008

Please help? My Cbr 1000 is driving me nuts. At high revs the bike just statters like pa papapa pa pa. Not a backfiring. There is proper spark on all cylinders Cylinders compresion are fine. chims ...
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thump when braking

Sometimes when I brake I hear a thump that I can hear, and feel through the brake. I have a Suzuki SX4, automatic transmission. It doesn't matter if I brake quickly or slowly and it is just one "thump"...
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Squeal on start up and turning left

I have an 87 Ford Bronco with a 5.0. There is a loud squeal on start up and when turning left. Not a power steering pump squeal. Much louder. And it's a ticking squeal. Not a constant squeal. The two ...
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Acura TLX Vibrations in steering wheel and cabin

Information: 2016 TLX 2.4L Tech Package, purchased around November 2017 as a demo car with around ~7000KM on it. Currently has 13000KM on it. The vibration is gentle throughout the cabin and most of ...
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Tried Recharging A/C and hear a hissing sound

Spring is over, and it's time to start using the a/c while I drive, but when I tried to use it for the first time this year, it wasn't cold. Room temperature at best. I decided to try recharging it ...