Close

Q: Car makes a loud whining sound when accelerating. on 2003 Saturn Vue

Rookie cbe0621eac06868b3efe0d8d1d3611e23c60d3114864ea2ec19a68cfbd3eebab
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.
(2) Answers
(1) Comments
Have exhaust system checked for any hanger problems or possible leak when engine torque is applied. (In gear, brakes on and pressing accelerator)
| |
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?
Noise is there only when accelerating. If in park, and you press the gas pedal it isn't as bad. No work done recently but an oil change a couple of months ago.
Qualified Local Saturn Shops
Qualified Saturn Shops For This Repair