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2005 Honda Civic Question: At start up, loud whirring noise around fan belts

 

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HankEE, 1.7L 4 Cylinder, Carthage, NY, May 26, 2013, 11:32
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Almost a grinding noise...Alternator?

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    ziptie12 May 27, 2013, 07:02
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    Either remove belts and check individual components and pulleys , or carefully use a stethescope to isolate the cause. You say 'at start-up'-----how long does the noise last ? 1 sec. 5 sec. ?

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