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Strange/worrying noise

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by boomtown, Sep 27, 2012.

  1. boomtown
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    Hi all just noticed a strange sort of chirpy whuring noise on idle near the serpentine belt area, rev engine a bit and it goes, its fairly faint but annoying ! it seems to make noise on turning cylce
    any ideas ?
    cheers
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    could be a bearing on its way out ..try some wd40
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    Cheers, stupid question but, where am i spraying !!!
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    on the pully your hearding the sound from
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    spray where you hear the noise
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    ok, ill have a squirt about, noise has just appeared after the whack i had on the front, hoping its not timing belt related !
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    dont put any wd40 on your timing belt..... just do the pulleys at the front of engine
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