WHY MY ENGINE IS MAKING A RINGING NOISE

  • Tiny
  • mykids3
  • 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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Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 AT 3:50 PM

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  • Docfixit
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Maybe starter gear hitting flywheel

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Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 AT 3:52 PM
  • Tiny
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But it want start up. That will cause it not to start

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Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 AT 4:53 PM
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Faulty starter pinion gear need to R&R starter

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Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 AT 6:01 PM
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So what do I need to check or change or get

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Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 AT 7:28 PM
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The starter removed tested and flywheel inspected

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Thursday, October 13th, 2011 AT 1:13 PM

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