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...).

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0 votes
1 answer
20 views

Subaru WRX is making a flutter sound?

I have a 2017 Subaru WRX and it’s making like a fluttering sound At idle but as soon as I push on the clutch it goes away and then when I’m driving the sound comes back. I’m not sure what it could be ...
user avatar
  • 1
2 votes
1 answer
34 views

2006 Ford Fiesta front left wheel clicking with each rotation

my Fiesta has a clicking noise on front left that happens with each tire rotation on a specific spot. It's always a single click, not a rattle or something similar. The brake pads are gripping the ...
user avatar
6 votes
2 answers
1k views

Brake pads sliding (?) between reverse and forward?

I just had my rear discs and pads replaced (2015 Golf). Everything seems fine, but if I'm backing up and press the brakes, there will be a "clunk" on one or both sides; when I then drive ...
user avatar
2 votes
2 answers
118 views

Chevy Silverado muffler and/or exhaust is rattling

2018 Silverado here. Over the winter I noticed a prominent rattling coming from somewhere underneath the vehicle that was made worse whenever I am stopped but in drive. For example, its the absolute ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
41 views

Why do my brakes squeak when pedal is pressed halfway?

Why do my brakes squeak consistently when the brake pedal is halfway pressed but goes away when I press it down hard? When I press my brakes I hear no squeaking for the first 10-20% of pressing down. ...
user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
1 answer
42 views

VW Passat Variant 2016 Diesel engine gets much louder when I turn left/right

My car is running well the only issue I have is that the noise the engine makes gets a lot noisier (but its still the same noise) each time I turn the wheels to left or right. The more I turn them the ...
user avatar
  • 101
2 votes
1 answer
76 views

Can an insurance company deny repairs after an accident because of rust underneath?

My husbanded was rear ended on the express way. Went in for repairs..fixed the outer part of the car. Once I drove it off there lot it sounded like the wheel was coming off. I took it back, they ...
user avatar
  • 21
0 votes
1 answer
23 views

Front end clunk and resistance on 2003 Honda Civic

We have a 2003 Honda Civic that was parked outside uncovered for 2-3 years. I got it up and running but when driving there is now a "clunk" from the front end and the car slows down a bit ...
user avatar
  • 125
0 votes
0 answers
35 views

I changed thermostat now there is a loud noise

I recently had the upper radiator hose blow out. I replaced it. No problems. 2 weeks later I started experiencing over heating/temp gauge going up and down but never redlining, but once in which case ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
17 views

2003 Toyota Rav4: Scratching sound above 4k RPM

I have a manual transmission, 2003 Toyota Rav4. The problem is that there is now a scratching sound, originating from the front center (sounds like it is right behind the front air vents), that starts ...
user avatar
  • 101
0 votes
0 answers
21 views

Unexpected suspension noises during articulation

Why Is My 2013 Tucson Making A Creaking Noise From The Left Rear Wheel Especially When The Car Goes Into Deep Gutters, On Even Surfaces And Bumps? My car makes a creaking sound whenever I go over ...
user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
67 views

Clicking sound when I apply pressure on brake

When I am applying pressure to my brakes I hear a sound that can be described as a clicking one. It is very faint, have to listen keenly. There is no squeaking, grinding or any high pitched noises ...
user avatar
  • 111
1 vote
1 answer
40 views

Strange noise from engine on Ford Focus

I have a strange noise coming from the engine on a 2018 Ford Focus SE, under 50k miles still. Have had it repaired at the dealership due to oil pump blowing up essentially, bunch of other issues with ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
32 views

Random sqwawk noise - 2011 Holden RC Colorado

As title - I can only describe it as a sqwawk noise, like a disk that vibrates side to side at a resonant frequency. It's been in my car for a significant amount of time and nothing I've done has ...
user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
36 views

2008 Honda Fit engine making noise even when the car is not fully turned on. (only battery turned on)

If my car is idle, and the key isn't in the ignition, everything works as usual, but the second I flip the car key (turning on the battery, but not the engine) there's a midly loud ticking noise. The ...
user avatar
  • 11
2 votes
2 answers
34 views

Rebuilt engine: "sucking" noise at cranking and deacceleration backfiring

This is a small Fiat 500 (classic), two cylinders, air cooled engine I have partially rebuilt. The person that previously touched the engine said changed the distribution sprockets and chain, so I ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
85 views

Strange issues with Suzuki Cultus car 3-cyl Carbeurator G10 Engine

I need your help in figuring out some strange issues with my car which is running on Petrol. The problem started when I experienced starting issue such as when rotating the ignition self switch the ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
111 views

Loud whining noise coming from gearbox when in 5th gear

A little while ago my gear box started to make a loud whining noise when I accelerate in 5th gear, so mainly on the highway. It also happens in 4th but is a lot more subtle than in 5th gear. It almost ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
35 views

Grinding/rattling Noise from engine accelerating on both idling and driving Suzuki G10 3-cyl Engine

I am facing an issue of a rattling/grinding noise from engine left/lower side particularly in warm engine. Car is Suzuki cultus with 3-cylinder non-efi G10 engine and running on petrol. Inside cabin ...
user avatar
3 votes
1 answer
65 views

Can power steering groan be caused by load of AC compressor?

Car: BMW 2007 530i (N52 Engine) 210,000KM Details: Single accessory belt for AC, Power Steering, Alternator AC is clutchless variable displacement Tensioner and idler pulley's replaced Problem: ...
user avatar
  • 1,033
0 votes
0 answers
50 views

Metallic sound when brake the first time after a reverse

A Klass Mercedes (180d Automatic 2017) When i go in reverse and then i set the car to drive, the first time i will use the brake it will make a metallic sound a sound like a hammer hits something ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
43 views

After replacing 4 tires on a Hyundai Elantra 2012

When I turn the steering wheel all the way right or left there is a thumping sound and feel. What can it be?
user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
58 views

Moaning sound AFTER the brake pedal is released. 2015 VW Tiguan

I am recently experiencing a weird noise coming from the front brakes (I suspect the passenger side). It only happens AFTER I remove my foot from the brake pedal. The noise would come up after around ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
22 views

Ford Edge SE 2016 Wheel Noise

Have a Ford Edge SE 2016 where while driving,there is this rattling sound from the right rear tire. This only happens when we reach about 55 miles per hour and above. My assumption is the brake pads ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
45 views

Where this noise comes from?

Today my 2008 Toyota highlander started to make a sound like there is something like a screw inside the glove compartment and make a noise. The noise comes from the front-right side of the car. I ...
user avatar
  • 179
0 votes
2 answers
47 views

Please help me with my harmonic droing/humming/buzzing sounds on my Toyota Camry 2011

Just for context: I hit a huge pothole while going 70 mph. The rims were completely bent on the right side and 2 of my tires were ripped (Both on the right side). After replacing the tires, i hear ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
77 views

clunking/popping/crackling noise at low speed

Does anybody know what could cause this clunking/popping/crackling noise only at low speeds when hitting a rougher surface- bumps, dips, stone roads (under 10-15 MPH) ? The position of the steering ...
user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
46 views

Car rattling suddenly resolved itself

2015 Mazda 3 hatchback with 105k km. It's in perfect shape. Last night drove on a bumpy road. Parked for a few hours. Coming back there was a little rattle from the rear on every single bump large and ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
25 views

Clicking sound on left side of dash possibly related to AC

So I got a new car some weeks ago. It's a Renault/Dacia Duster 2021. During the past week I took it on a long trip and reached the first 1000 km. During that trip I started noticing a clicking sound ...
user avatar
  • 101
1 vote
1 answer
99 views

Unexplained sound when accelerating. 2013 Honda Civic. Video in description

Video of the sound: https://youtu.be/Z-_1iax3gsg My Honda Civic is making a metallic grinding/buzzing noise when I accelerate. Some notes about the sound: The sound mostly occurs when I'm lightly ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
27 views

Knocking noise over bumps

Hi I don’t know anything about cars but I have this knocking/rattling noise coming from the left side of the back of my car underneath it. I have a Fiat 500 there is a metal bar hanging down abit not ...
user avatar
  • 1
1 vote
0 answers
38 views

Honda Civic violent shaking when put into reverse or drive gears

I Recently picked up a 2008 Civic EX sedan with the 5-speed automatic. Had it up for for a day or so fixing up the air suspension and replacing the power steering fluid and engine oil. I took it down ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
166 views

2003 Hummer H2 - ABS and TC Warning Light Comes On, Can't Lock Wheels with Differential while Lights are On, and Disturbing Noises

At the moment of startup, there are no issues that are happening when the engine just started running. When I start driving, I hear a subtle squeak noise that seems to be coming from the front wheel ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
26 views

I hear weird noise while acceleration. Is it normal?

I don't want to describe what I hear, so I've recorded it. Here's the link: https://www.dropbox.com/s/78wfgeng2j6a0zk/Engine.mp4?dl=0# You can hear it at 0:03 and 0:05 when the transmission shifts the ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
130 views

Why does my car engine run extremely quiet after a few minutes of downhill driving?

I don't want to say my car (Peugeot 406 1.8 16V) is noisy (don't get me wrong) but in normal driving, engine sound can be heard inside the cabin during acceleration. However, when I drive in downhill ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
60 views

Loud dull/grinding noise when driving over 30mph/48kmh

when driving over 30mph/48kmh, there is a very loud dull/grinding noise coming from the driver side. I thought it was the driver side front wheel bearing but a mechanic says there is no play/wobble in ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
55 views

Less oil on certain valves than others

I've got a 1986 3.8l 6-cylinder mustang. I've been hearing a ticking underneath the driver's side valve cover, so I took it off. I didn't see anything wrong so I started the engine sans valve cover. ...
user avatar
  • 34
1 vote
0 answers
46 views

96 Toyota Camry rattles during acceleration

My 1996 Toyota Camry LE 4-cylinder recently started making what sounded like a hiss whenever I press the gas. The sound is clearly audible from the passenger side dashboard. It is accompanied by loss ...
user avatar
  • 34
0 votes
1 answer
100 views

Ticking/ rattling noise when foot on brake

I have a 2004 Honda Accord EX. When I am stepping on the brakes it rattles extremely loud. At lights it’s extremely loud. I’ve found that putting my car in "N" or park while at the light it ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
59 views

Ticking sound when stopping (for example at a traffic light or stop sign) and driving off again

I took my Hyundai accent in for a battery change the guy was quite rough when he was putting the battery in, so far so that he was weighing down on the air filter cover and trying to push the air ...
user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
0 answers
38 views

ML 350 has 1 second strange noise right after cold start

I have Mercedes ML350 (2011) and this winter I noticed that it started making weird noise right after cold start, I'm almost sure that this isn't timing chain (I know how broken timing chain sounds). ...
user avatar
  • 101
0 votes
1 answer
349 views

Creaking Noise When Going Over Bumps

I have a Honda Civic 2010 LX that only has 68K miles. When I go over speed bumps slowly or let the car down from the jack, it makes this creaking noise that seems to come from the front end. Any ideas ...
user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
1 answer
108 views

Oil change and no oil question

We took our Kia Optima Hybrid (2014) to a shop for an oil change. We've had the car nearly three years, no engine issues at all. Normally, my husband and his dad handle the oil changes, but we were ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
153 views

Rattling noise while accelerating in 2011 FORD FUSION AWD 3.0L

My 2011 awd fusion is make a rattling noise at the front drivers side of the car. The noise is only present while accelerating. There is no noise when the car is rolling without acceleration at ...
user avatar
  • 58
0 votes
1 answer
47 views

Toyota Corolla metal clanking sound after driving

I noticed a metal clanking sound after driving my car not sure what’s causing it. I don’t see any leak or anything under and I can’t hear it inside the car or while driving. I began to noticed it ...
user avatar
  • 193
0 votes
1 answer
219 views

Creaking sound when I turn steering wheel at low speeds

I have a 2006 Jeep Liberty and yesterday I noticed a creaking noise coming from the front end. I am editing my question because I have made more observations. The creaking happens almost anytime I ...
user avatar
  • 341
0 votes
1 answer
51 views

Clicking noise when I brake or slow down or drive over a bump

I recently hit a footpath, where my front left tyre rim got bent and had changed the tyre and the rim, but unfortunately I didn’t notice that i had a worn out mount on my right side of engine which ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
20 views

07 Acura TL types S

Car has a loud whining sounds throughout all gears including neutral. The sound doesn't change as the wheel turns, but it does increases as engine is revved. It's not a squealing sound. I have changed ...
user avatar
3 votes
1 answer
49 views

Steady (non-scraping, non-metallic), speed-varying noise from frontend (possible rubbing brake pads?)

Car: 2006 Saturn Ion, front wheel drive. Symptoms A steady friction sound, like loud road noise (not a scraping, not metallic), comes from the front end, audible starting around 20 MPH, and getting ...
user avatar
  • 203
1 vote
0 answers
1k views

Constant knocking noise, rear drivers side

Long time user, first time poster! I know "knocking noises" are prevalent in many questions but I've not quite found the answer to this one... Bit of history, it's 2002 Civic Type R. Over ...
user avatar

1
2 3 4 5
15