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November 14, 2012, 10:13 pm

Kevin H
 

Question: Timing belt / loud engine on cold start up

Hey, i have a question when i start my car in the cold mornings there is a weird sound (grinding) which looks like its coming from the timing belt. Once the car is warmed up the noise is gone. Is this normal or should I let a mechanic take a look/


November 16, 2012, 8:59 am

Richard W
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You should have a shop look at it. You could have a pulley in the timing belt coming a part. If it fails there goes your engine.


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