The whirring sound starts as soon as you turn the engine on and continues while you drive. What would be the first thing to look at?
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2009 Kia Sportage Question: Vehicle makes a low whirring sound when driven.
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Reply09KIA, June 13, 2014, 10:43Rookie
Thank you for taking time, it's good to go in to dealership with an idea.
Answer #2Pjmiletti June 19, 2014, 18:48Rookie
My kia sportage does the same thing....did you find out what was wrong with yours?
Reply09KIA, June 19, 2014, 22:51Rookie
Firestone completed some other work and suggested that it was the alternator which Answer #1 also thought a possibility. I had other repairs needed and haven't fixed it yet.