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Old 12-22-2010, 07:58 PM   Thread Starter #1
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Default Engine Droning Noise

This droning noise just started a little while ago. Besides this noise, the car drives normal. The noise is constant; from start up to shutting off - idle to driving.

It first started after driving home from work. Came home, parked car in garage, took a nap, went down and started the car and immediately I heard a difference.

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Old 12-22-2010, 08:27 PM   #2
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Default Re: Engine Droning Noise

Is your power steering fluid full ?

add some motor oil , sounds like your low on oil , esp its colder weather up there
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Old 12-22-2010, 09:06 PM   Thread Starter #3
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Is your power steering fluid full ?

add some motor oil , sounds like your low on oil , esp its colder weather up there
I'll take it for an oil change tomorrow. It's probably a couple hundred passed 3000. I'll try just about anything.

Someone mentioned belts being too tight. Had them replaced awhile back so I dunno. But I'll definitely check what you said. Thanks!
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Pardon my ignorance, does your area get any snow, salt, dirt, etc in winters? It sounds like either a power steering pump or pulley is dirty... could be wrong.
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Definitely check fluids, pumps & reservoirs. Sometimes (and hopefully) the simplest answer is the correct one. Good luck vato!
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AC compressor and belt replacement fixed me right up. Compressor was crapping out, it was a matter of time before the whole thing died.
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Pardon my ignorance, does your area get any snow, salt, dirt, etc in winters? It sounds like either a power steering pump or pulley is dirty... could be wrong.
We got pounded w two blizzards last year here in DC. This year it's only snowed once or twice, real light. Crud all over the roads.
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We got pounded w two blizzards last year here in DC. This year it's only snowed once or twice, real light. Crud all over the roads.
they salted here after the fact as if it was 3 feet out there.
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they salted here after the fact as if it was 3 feet out there.
They did that crap here too. Last year they didn't react. A light dusting and they over react this year. smh
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Glad all is worked out for you sir. I am due for another belt to be changed but that's when I buy my new pully. Already for the 1st belt changed when they replaced my alt.
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