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1997 Chevrolet Camaro Question: Loud noise from engine when I start. Water pump?

 

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Cam97, Quincy, MA, March 17, 2013, 18:34
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97 camro. 84k runs greay. 1 week ago loud choking noise from engine. Gas station told me water pump.is he correct.

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    arturo08 March 17, 2013, 20:56
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    possibly. best to get a technician to get a hands on look at it. if odd temp. flux. from engine it prob. is.

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    Cam97, March 24, 2013, 18:15
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    On a second look someone told me it is the bearings in the alternator that are making the noise. How much do they cost for repair and also serpantinebelt. Thanks

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    arturo08, March 24, 2013, 23:58
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    serp. belt $25.00(rec. goodyear gatorgrip), alternator $250.00, time 2hr.s. labour depends on shop. get tech. to inspect first.

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