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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Sheared off exhasut pipe: How to fix without a welder?

The exhaust pipe on my 2005 Malibu has sheared off and is causing excessive noise. I would like to temporarily repair the pipe in order to reduce the noise that is being caused by the broken pipe. ...
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Clunking noise when braking

Hi so I have a 2000 VW Beetle. I've noticed recently when I have been braking with the clutch pushed in, it makes a clunk noise, sometimes multiple clunks at a time. It also makes this noise when I ...
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Clutch weird sounds

New driver here. I drive ford fiesta 2019, petrol, car is around half year old, 5k km. Sometimes when I need to maneuver slowly in 1st gear or reverse (for example in a parking lot or a very slowly ...
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How to fix a water pump squeal/screech?

I have a 2004 Toyota Tacoma. Recently in cold weather there is a high-pitched whine/squeal coming from the engine area. I have ruled out belts with belt dressing spray, and I think I've narrowed it ...
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Water sloshing sound from bottom of car

The past few weeks, I have been hearing a water sloshing sound from inside the car. It sounds almost like there is a large-ish tub below the passenger seat filled halfway with water, which then ...
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Creaking sound from the rear right side of the car

I have a 2017 Ecoboost that's currently at ~27,000 miles. Recently, I noticed that the rear right side of the car makes a creaking sound when making sharp turns at slow speeds. Sometimes, the noise ...
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What causes power steering “moaning cow” sound?

( This may be a duplicate – but I did a search and "moaning cow" didn't come up ;-) I have a 2001 VW Golf. I just had a lot of work done on it and they "topped off" the power steering fluid because I ...
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car noise deadening for my 2012 Honda Civic

I have a 2012 honda civic sedan. I am thinking to do some noise deadening to it. I am not really good with cars to thinking to do it only for trunk and bonnet. Would it have any noticeable impact on ...
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Funny sound under the gear, after it hits the stone

My car is a honda jazz its an automatic and the is a funny sound under the gear, its like something is loose, especially when it idle, and when it reverse but when you put on (D) Drive it stops, Can ...
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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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Chevrolet Spark 2013 Blow Fan Sound

i have a Chevrolet Spark 2013.I've been hearing a periodic knocking sound like a hammer, whenever i turned on my blow fan.It happens even without changing the thermostat on ac or heat. I figured the ...
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Clunking sound at back of car when applying brakes

Since having my tires changed, I've been hearing a clunking sound from what sounds like the back driver side of my car. This noise only comes when the brakes are applies softly, just enough to slow ...
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truck makes a tapping/knocking sound only happen the first start of the day and stops after truck is warm

when i start my truck first thing in the morning it makes a tapping/knocking sound after it runs for a few min the noise stops and you don't hear it again the rest of the day. What can cause this.
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Side Noise in Alfa Romeo 159 when driving +100 km/h?

I am investigating a car which seems perfect when speed less than 100 km/h. When driven more than 100 km/h, there is a side noise somewhere, but I have no idea where it comes and how. Everything has ...
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Buzzing Sound in Dash when car off

2006 SUBARU OUTBACK 2.5L 4WD AUTOMATIC 120,000 MILES Hello, Earlier today I cleaned out my car and accidentally hit the parking lights button. Now my battery is dead. However, when I click to parking ...
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Is this Mazda 3 motor mount broken?

I hear a metallic vibrating/grinding/chatter noise on the passenger side when I accelerate. I only hear it when the clutch is engaged and engine is under load. I hear it particularly strong when ...
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Knocking/clunking sound coming from back end on flat road

I drive a 2014 Mitsubishi RVR and for a couple of months now there has been a knocking noise coming from the back end of the vehicle. At first it was very faint and you could only hear it when the ...
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Gurgling Noise Behind Dash

I have 96 Chevy Blazer (automatic) that's been making a slight gurgling noise (sounds like water - think "babbling brook"). I only recently got the vehicle and I'm thus not too familiar with what's ...
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Engine makes rattling sound when start and accelerate uphill?

I have an 07 Peugeot 207 SE 120BHP 1.6L with 105,000km on it. When I start the car the engine makes a strange rattling sound when I accelerate up a hill. This is especially true in a higher gear. ...
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Dodge Caravan 2007 Engine Whine

Smooth engine and transmission, one day suddenly started whining loudly after a brief stop. Can feel the vibrations in the accelerator peddle. Whine dies down with high RPM (and above 60km/h), but ...
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Banging noise Over bumps. But suspensions are okay

I get banging noise over bumps. Its seems like car has been dropped from some height. If I go slowly over bumps then nothing comes and even suspension works perfectly fine but this noise comes when I ...
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Odd noise from top of engine

I'm helping a friend with their car. Its a 2014 Mazda 2, 1.5L engine, approx 105K miles. The car has been well maintained with regular oil changes. There is an odd noise coming from the top of the ...
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What is this squeak in my Dodge Ram 1500, and how can I fix it?

Vehicle: 1999 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie SLT, with extended cab. 212k miles on the engine, all original under the hood except for a steering box and steering pump (put in in the fall of 2014). The engine ...
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Air-conditioning belt is making a loud squealing noise. What should I do?

How long will the air conditioner last if it is making a loud squealing noise. I want to know if I have to replace it right away.
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2009 Honda Ridgeline power steering problem

My 2009 Honda Ridgeline has been making weird whirring noises when turning . The noises have been coming from the power steering. Should I get the power steering fixed right away, or will it last a ...
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Honda Accord 2004 2.4 loud sound after start

I have an Accord from 2004 with the 2.4 engine. Today I noticed a very loud noise when I start the car. Here is a video: https://youtu.be/DUbihM5UmbI It seems to me, that when the RPM is below the ...
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What could be causing a grinding noise when car accelerates quickly?

My son is an hour away and we are trying to diagnose this problem on a 2001 Toyota Corolla. When the car is accelerated slowly and gradually everything is fine. However when the gas "pedal is to the ...
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Turn signal on causes whining in the sound system?

The turn signals on my 2007 Suburban LTZ cause a whining sound (apparently in the speakers) when the signal switch is on. The signals operate appropriately and blink at the correct rate and on either ...
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Engine Tap noise

I own a 2010 camry 2.5liter engine, there is a a weird noise that comes from under the hood, driver side. The engine starts nicely, however the tap sound is not heard unless the car is moved in the ...
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Valve tap after engine is warm

I have what i believe to be a tappy valve in my 1991 4Runner, V6. It's quiet when the engine is first started, before the oil is warm, presumably. Once the engine up to temp the tap comes back. Does ...
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Whistling sound under the engine

I have this weird sound coming from below my Golf GTI engine. When I start the car in the morning, nothing happens. The car is perfect and silent. After about 10 mins drive, small whistling sound is ...
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Car making a screeching/squealing noise when reversing and turning at the same time slowly (whether I'm braking, or not)

I'm noticing my venza is making a gentle metal screeching sound when I am reversing and turning at the same time very slowly. I don't hear the sound when driving on the road in normal speed, only when ...
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Rattling noise when accelerating in roundabouts

I have a 2007 Jaguar S-Type 2.7D version with the following problem: When I'm inside a roundabout (with the wheels steered to the left direction) and I'm accelerating (moderate to high) I hear a ...
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Sound problem from classic 350 dual disc model

My new classic350 dual disc model produce tak tak sound sometime when it is running when i take clutch and dissapears when i accelerate. It happens once or twice a day
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2009 Chevy Trailblazer clunking

2009 Chevy Trailblazer 4.2L L6 is clunking at 2000 rpm. The noise gets softer not louder at 30mph when I press the gas. Oil pressure stays steady at mid-range. I changed the oil and filter. Hoping its ...
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2012 Ford Escape Brake Grinding/Crunch Noise

I have a 2012 Ford Escape that is a front wheel drive, which recently started to make a grinding sound when braking. The brakes are brand new, less than 10,000km. My brakes used to make a horrible ...
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BMW36 weird high pitched whistle

so My E36 3.1.8i has been making this weird high pitched rattling whistle which sounds like it is coming from either around where the flywheel would be placed is hard to tell exactly where it is ...
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How to isolate a wheel bearing or a CV axle noise?

My 05 Honda Civic steering wheel started vibrating and making loud noises from the front driver side wheel. The noise and the vibrations do increase as the vehicle gets to higher speeds. My first ...
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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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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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'Click' Sound on Applying Brake

I have 2014 Honda Civic; couple of months ago, my car's brakes started making a weird 'Clicking' sound when I would apply brakes first time after my car is parked for say around 30 mins or so. Once ...
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1999 Park Avenue makes a high -pitched squealing noise after 25 minutes of driving

Why does my 1999 Park Avenue run fine and quiet for 20 - 25 minutes of driving, but then a pulsing squeal starts? After that, a high pitched squeal. Facing the engine, the noise comes from lower right ...
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Subaru Impreza Turbo 2000 Stuttering acceleration and clunk

The car is a manual and right hand drive. Pulling away or moving off at low rpm, there is a small stutter. It is always when a little throttle is applied. But much more noticeable is a massive ...
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Light high sound in first 3 gears

My buckie is giving me a highlight sound on first 3 gears but this comes after changing a timing belt my buckie is a colt 2.4i petrol engine help me please is it normal like ...
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I changed my valve gasket and spark plugs. But what is this noise it makes now?

So, I have replaced my valve cover gasket, as well as the spark plugs, in a 1003 Ford Tempo (apparently most of these have died already!) However, after adjustment, I am getting a sound. I do not ...
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Cyclical grind sound when stopping

I have a 2014 Kia Rio hatchback. Over the last year I have been experiencing a very intermittent problem. Sometimes, when I apply the brakes to come to a stop (say between 50 - 10 kph), there is a ...
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Sudden rattling during acceleration, check engine light

I am trying to diagnose a problem, that suddenly occurred with my dci 2.0 Nissan Qashqai +2. During acceleration, I heard a strange noise, after which the motor started sounding completely ...
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Crackling/popping when wheels move at slow speed (e.g., rolling forward in drive)

My suspicion is that there is something loose (pebble, rock, or some other small, foreign object) behind the hub cap, but I hear a crackling or popping sound (almost like Pop Rocks or Rice Krispies) ...
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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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Inconsistent squeaking

I have a 2015 Hyundai Elantra. Just today I noticed an inconsistent squeaking coming from the front of the car. Here are some things I've noticed so far: It sometimes happens when just driving and ...

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