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ACURA INTEGRA NOISE PROBLEM

1995 Acura Integra • 95,000 miles

When I start up my car in the cold my engine makes this ticking noise which looks like its coming from a belt. After the car is heated up the noise is gone. Is this normal or do I need to replace it?
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Guest
November 15, 2012.



A little noise when cold is usually an indication of a loose belt or the belt has hardened.
Check the tension and readjust if necessary.
Check the belt condition. If it is bad, you would beed to replace it.
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KHLow2008
Nov 15, 2012.
IF the noise is a belt, check its condition. IF there is a tear or something on it, then replace it. NOTE: Usually a belt will make noise cold or warm.


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