High pitch whinning noise when accelerating at 40 mph and 70 mph with foot on accelerator. The noise disappear when i lift my foot from the acceleratorI suspected it was the ball bearing and did a check at a local shop. They assess the ball bearings are okay but could not provide an answer to the whinning noise.
High pitch noise when accelerating on 2004 Lexus RX330
by Gene2202 in Tampa, FL on March 05, 2010
ANSWER by Visitor on March 06, 2010
have the transmissons final drive checked for excessive play.you don't list miles on the vehicle ...40-60k?