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Wheel (?) rattling/scrapping/vibrating until I let off gas

F-150 has suddenly developed a rattling that sounds like it's coming from the front right wheel. It is very "tinny" or aluminum sounding, and ONLY occurs during acceleration. As soon as I ...
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Rattling noise from Rear Right wheel Nissan Sentra

I have 2022 Nissan Sentra. As per Nissan’s service advise, I got my rear wheel Brake pads and rotors changed. And rear right wheel, I had to change calliper as well. But after installing everything I ...
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Toyota Kluger/highlander 2007 random engine knocking sound at start

Before I start, I have read this thread and it doesn't help Toyota Highlander 2015 rattle sound at (cold) start. For the past few months, my car started making a rattling/knocking sound (Don't exactly ...
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Clicking Sound From Brakes

Really annoying one this is. About two to three weeks ago, out of nowhere. When I apply my brakes whilst moving forward I get an annoying clicking sound ( one time click when applying brakes lightly )....
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rattle at very low speed

when in very low speed I get rattling,this had started only in when in 1st or 2nd gear and pulling away but recently I hear it when not in gear, could this still be caused by release/throw out bearing?...
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techniques to fix a plastic rattle that's intermittent over bumps?

What are good ways to fix a rattling sound from plastic parts that happens intermittently on bumpy roads? The rattle seems to come from the plastic cover around the steering column (2020 Tesla Model 3)...
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Strange rattling/ticking noise at 90-120+kmh

I have a 2008 Chevrolet Caprice similar to the Holden caprice and also the G8 and also the PPV ect. There’s a ticking/rattle noise from the car when the car reaches a speed of 100+kmh. If I’m sitting ...
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One LOUD bang from underneath front driver side, and then rattling sound over bumps [closed]

I was driving on smooth stretch of paved road about 20-25 mph and i heard a really loud metallic bang from underneath the front drivers side. Scared the bejeezus out of me... And soon after that i ...
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Rattling noise from transmission at certain RPM range

My 2004 Toyota Yaris with automatic transmission makes a ratteling noise at a very specific RPM range as can be heard in this video I made with my phone: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q_s-Jx7_MYk I'...
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Diagnosing rattling noise whilst car under acceleration

I have a 2008MY Fiat Grande Punto (6 speed manual transmission), which has developed what I would describe as a rattling noise during acceleration. A few observations I have made: The noise sounds ...
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What is this rattling noise when car put in reverse or drive gear? (2014 Honda CR-V)

I recently bought a used 2014 Honda CR-V. I noticed in my garage today, that there is a strange rattling noise right when I put the car in reverse or drive gear. It is much more pronounced when the ...
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09 Nissan Cube Drive Belt Tensioner Rattles While Sitting

A week or so ago I noticed that when I put my Cube in reverse, or drive, and don't move, the drive belt tensioner seems to rattle/oscillate loudly. The sound will disappear as soon as a load is put ...
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Toyota Yaris 2015 rattling noise in 1st and rev gears

I ve got a Toyota yaris 2015 1.33 hatchback model. There is a rattling noise when I just start to move my car in 1st or reverse gear. There is no rattling noise when the car is idle, but only when I ...
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Catalytic converter without heat shield?

My car was making a rattling noise when driving with very low RPM and slow, or very high RPM and fast. When cruising it was OK. Drove car to the mechanic and he said that cat is broken. He replaced ...
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BMW 318i loud rattling noise and wont start

See here for background info: https://www.reddit.com/r/legaladvice/comments/9tioux/brought_car_from_dealer_and_stopped_working_on/ But essentially I brought a new car that stopped working on the way ...
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What is this piece, and is it important?

I recently started hearing a rattling noise coming from under my 2009 Kia Sedona. I jacked it up and found that a piece had completely rusted off and was just resting on top part of the exhaust ...
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Is it unsafe to remove a heat shield?

My car (2007 Nissan Maxima) has a rattling heat shield. It has been rewelded once and is now rattling again. Would it be unsafe to remove it? Is it absolutely needed? What side effects may I have ...
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Engine Rattle at Constant Acceleration

2005 Subaru Legacy GT 5MT Having an issue where my Subaru feels like I'm driving over a constant rumble strip. Thought it may have been a spark plug issue but changed those out and still not fixed. ...
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I get a strange low speed rattle from the back of my '06 Subaru WRX

I haven't hit anything or done any strange off-roading, but my car has started making a very strange rattle from the back left when at low revs. It has the sound of a loose heat shield type of rattle, ...
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Car rattles when someone seats or go out of the car

My car rattles when someone seats in the back passenger or when I push down the car trunk. The sound is coming from the back portion of the car. Any idea what would be the problem? Car: Honda City ...
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Rattle at some point of clutch engagment when the pedal is coming up

I can hear rattling noise when I am releasing the clutch pedal. The problem is as follows. I push the clutch pedal to the end, change to the first gear, and start releasing the pedal (without pushing ...
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Interior Rattling

Alright so I'm big on listening to music in my car. However there's one thing, I can't listen to music (with bass) without the grips on the door rattling. It's only on the driver's door and the ...
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what could caise a Rattling noise while accelerating if the AC is on?

I have a Suzuki Celerio and since last week I noticed that there is a rattling noise from the engine bay while accelerating. It only happens when the AC is turned on. I have also noticed that the fuel ...
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How to quiet a noisy passenger seat?

I've noticed recently that my passenger seat is quite noisy. The highways I drive on for work are bumpy and uneven, and the passenger seat seems to shake a lot. It makes a constant rattling or tapping ...
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09 Mazda 6: Metallic rattling sound when accelerating at low speeds

I have a 09 Mazda 6 that I purchased used about 3 years ago. For the past couple of months or so it has been making a soft, metallic rattling whenever I accelerated at low speeds (usually when I ...
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Car rattles at low RPM

I have a 2002 E39 BMW. The car gives a rattling noise when rolling at low rpm with the clutch engaged in any gear. The noise goes away if I add a little gas or depress the clutch any idea what ...
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VW Jetta GLI making intermittent grinding noise on launch

I just saw a 2007 GLI with 120,000 kms that I was interested in purchasing today. There were 3 issues that I need help with: Upon launching the car (gas pedal floored) I could hear some kind of ...
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Subaru Outback with EJ25 making noise when easing off the accelerator

My friend has a 2007 Subaru Outback (with an NA EJ25 motor, 140k miles, automatic) that is making a noise when he eases off the accelerator pedal. It seems to happen when the engine hits over 3k RPM ...
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Toyota Highlander 2015 rattle sound at (cold) start

I just noticed a rattle/humming sound when starting my 2015 Toyota Highlander. It happened 3 times, all in the last week or so. It could be cold-related (around freezing temps). It sounds like some ...
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Rattling sound and loss of power

My brother's '85 Toyota Camry with ~190k miles started making a funny rattling sound and lost about a quarter of its power. The rattling seems to come into play when it's under load, like when he's ...
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Motorbike Lack of power/speed [closed]

I bought an ajs dd125e-8 it was delivered on Monday and I had no problems until yesterday on my way home from work. I got half way home and the bike just started to slow down and no matter how much ...
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Catalytic converter possibly bad. How soon do I need to replace?

2004 Cadillac SRX V8 AWD is making a rattling sound when idle, and mostly or completely goes away when RPMs increase. From what I've found, this is a bad catalytic converter. It is under warranty ...
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What could be causing the rattle in the front of my car?

I have a 2010 Hyundai Elantra Touring. Whenever I'm stopped (either in park or braked in drive) there's a rattle that seems to be coming from the driver side dash. I'm having trouble figuring out what ...
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Rattle on Ford Focus, suspect heat shield

Ford Focus 1.8 Ghia '99 V A little while ago a large section of the aluminium heat shield above my exhaust came loose. Being in a situation where I needed to keep going and without tools, I crawled ...
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What is the rattle near my VIN tag and how do I fix it?

I have a Subaru Impreza WRX wagon with 110K miles on and, naturally, it has developed a few rattles. One that's particularly annoying is coming from the dash near the windshield to the left of the ...
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