2005 Honda Civic Q&A

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

Almost a grinding noise...Alternator? -
Answer 1
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. ? -