Problem Description and Possible Solution
A fan belt type noise me develop from the front of the engine. This is commonly caused by belt idler or pulley issues. Our technicians tell us proper diagnoses of the noise concern should be completed before repairs are attempted.
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Average mileage: 95,333 (83,000–107,000)
Engine affected: 4.0L V6
6 people reported this problem
Started the FJ after not driving it for 2 days, and this crazy whining noise started coming from the engine area. It's due for service, so I'm going to have it repaired, whatever it is. I just thought it was weird to spring up out of nowhere like that.