Mechanics

WHY MY ENGINE IS MAKING A RINGING NOISE

1999 Ford Expedition • 17,000 miles

When I stick the key in and turn it the engine is making a ringing noise like a bell
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Mykids3
October 12, 2011.



Maybe starter gear hitting flywheel

Docfixit
Oct 12, 2011.
But it want start up. That will cause it not to start

Tiny
Mykids3
Oct 12, 2011.
Faulty starter pinion gear need to R&R starter

Docfixit
Oct 12, 2011.
So what do I need to check or change or get

Tiny
Mykids3
Oct 12, 2011.
The starter removed tested and flywheel inspected

Docfixit
Oct 13, 2011.