2003 Saturn Vue Q&A
2003 Saturn Vue Question: Car makes a loud whining sound when accelerating.
When accelerating the car makes a loud whining sound, the sound is not there when driving normally. There is also a clunking sound coming from underneath car sporadically. You hear it sometime from rear passage side, next time it is the middle of the car. There is no rhyme or reason to the sounds. - noodlearms
Only on acceleration? is the noise there when revving the engine when parked? any work done recently before the noise started? like air filter replacement? - TristanReal
Have exhaust system checked for any hanger problems or possible leak when engine torque is applied. (In gear, brakes on and pressing accelerator) - pushrod