Can a alternator make a squealing noise

Tiny
RAY9191
  • 1998 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE
  • 240,000 MILES

I change my water pump and the tension pulley when I start the car up I hear a chirping noise but when I rev it I hear a squealing noise it sounds like its coming from the alternator I can hear it when im driving

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Sunday, January 29th, 2012 AT 10:07 PM

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Tiny
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Belt is slipping causing noise. May need new belt and/or tensioner.

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Sunday, January 29th, 2012 AT 10:15 PM
Tiny
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Check that no coolant is still dripping on the belt.U may to clean the belt with brakecleaner.U may have to replace it.

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Sunday, January 29th, 2012 AT 10:28 PM

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