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    Saabisti
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    Growling!

    Just noticed a strange growling noise when I sat idling in a traffic queue this morning. It varies with engine speed but stops if I engage the "econ" button on the Climate Control, which suggest a bearing in the compressor?
    Anyone got a better idea?

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    Gas Flowed Head
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    Re: Growling!

    Sounds like your pretty much there....

    Could be A/C compressor, low or even high gas?
    Possibly idler pulleys, with the extra load on them with A/C running.

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    Re: Growling!

    Originally posted by Russ Jones:
    [qb]Just noticed a strange growling noise *[/qb][/b]
    I had exactly the same problem, always worse at weekends and silent in the week, turned out to be the wife in the passenger seat!

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