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    wierd noise under the hood.

    there is a wierd sound coming from under the hood, sounds like a piece of wire, or string is spining around in there... it only makes this noise when i get up in the high rpm's... could anyone explain what this might be? it sounds like somethings loose or un atached. and i cant find anything wrong

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    how many miles are on the car? could be the timing chain getting loose if its been driven hard a lot. or it could be the bearings in a pulley.

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    haha its only got 33000

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    any other way to explane the noise???

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    well its kind of like a ticking/flapping noise, but it sounds like something small... just at like 5-6 thousand rpms i dont know how else to explain it...

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    Quote Originally Posted by harri_z28 View Post
    well its kind of like a ticking/flapping noise, but it sounds like something small... just at like 5-6 thousand rpms i dont know how else to explain it...

    can you get audio/video of it??? is your check engine light one???

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    well i could try, but its only when im driving, not sitting and idling. no the check engine light isnt on.

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    Quote Originally Posted by harri_z28 View Post
    well i could try, but its only when im driving, not sitting and idling. no the check engine light isnt on.
    i wouldn't worry about it then... it is probably wind coming off your mirror...

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    no its for sure coming from under the hood. im posative about that

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