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Why Is Moon's Mitsubishi Squeaking?

03.21.2013
Moon's Mitsubishi Lancer started squeaking when it rains, and now it squeals and whines all the time. Tom and Ray say she has two choices--either she can get it checked out, or she can just wait for the belt to break and fall off. Then she'll be able to enjoy the silence once again! 

Today: The squeaky belt does not get the oil.

07.01.2011
I have a high-pitched noise coming from the engine of my Chevy Blazer with -plus miles My husband told me it was a belt and he oiled it I'd never heard of that I thought you tightened or replaced belts...

How can William keep his belt on? (The one on his Chrysler, that is?)

05.01.2011
I have a 1998 Chrysler Town and Country Minivan with the six-cylinder engine. Whenever I drive through a puddle, the belt slips off. All of the original undercarriage guards are still present and in factory condition. I have replaced the water...

Today: Should you dress your car's belts?

06.01.2010
Belt dressings? Yes or no? I heard on your radio show this week not to spray belt dressings on serpentine belts. I recently was told TO use belt dressings on my serpentine belt by a mechanic. He said it would...

If a new belt doesn't make this noise go away, what will?

12.01.1992
I have a question my mechanic can't seem to answer In the right front of the engine compartment of my ' V Thunderbird the belt that turns the alternator and air pump makes an annoying whistling-whining noise When water is...

Olive oil usually works for us.

01.01.1992
In December of we purchased a Camaro RS The surpentine belt on it has been squealing for a year and a half or longer We've had it replaced hoping it would cure the problem but it didn't We're out and...

Sally's squeaking belts.

11.01.1991
We have a Chevrolet Celebrity and it screeches loudly It seems to have something to do with the air conditioner and acceleration I have heard other cars doing the same thing What's happening and is it fixable Sally TOM Well...

A mountain out of a molehill

03.01.1991
I own a Nissan Stanza with miles I have a problem that is perplexing I hear a squeal from under the hood that lasts a few seconds and then disappears It seems to squeal on turns and occasionally upon acceleration...

A couple of chirping pick-ups...

06.01.1990
BOTH MY HUSBAND AND I EACH OWN NISSAN HARDBODY PICK-UP TRUCKS MINE HAS BEEN MAKING A HIGH PITCHED CHIRPING NOISE FOR A WHILE NOW I'VE BEEN TOLD IT COULD BE A NUMBER OF THINGS FROM BRAKES TO BELTS TO BEARINGS...

There's ringing in my ears...

10.01.1989
I have an ' Ford Ranger with a liter four-cylinder engine air conditioning and power steering Since the truck was fairly new it has made a ringing noise It sounds a bit like a circular saw It seems to come...


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