Mechanics

CHIRPING NOISE LIKE A BIRD COMING FROM THE ENGINE

1996 Holden Commodore • 176,000 miles

I have a 1996 VS commodore 176000km, it has a chirping noise like a bird coming from the motor, what is this & would it last a 3hr trip It has just started.
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Pungaman
March 20, 2012.




Maybe bad bearing on alternator or belt idler wheel.
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Fixitmr
Mar 21, 2012.
Check serpentine belt and get the tensioner checked there is a wear indicator on it that shows if the tensioner has lost to much tension. If the belt shows any signs of cracking replace it as well.

Mhpautos
Mar 26, 2012.

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