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Old 03-15-2004, 01:28 PM
jse jse is offline
 
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Strange sound from dash/engine compartment

Hi.

I have noticed a strange mechanical "tickiling" sound when I start the car. The sound is only noticable when the radio is off and disappears as the car warms up.

The sound appears to be related to the revolutions of the engine and it actually appears to come form the revs meter (or somewhere behind the dash). The sound is not loud - its a "tickling" sound and it goes "piiiffft" when i let go of the gas pedal.

Could it be the air intake making this noise - any suggestions?

Best regards

JSE
 

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