SOUNDS LIKE A HEAT SHEILD VIBRATE

  • Tiny
  • michael07
  • 2002 Suzuki Vitara
  • 128,500 miles

Ok on this 02 suzuki vitara 2.0 engine: have this vibration noise or rattle sounds like a heat sheild broken or loose ive check the exhaust all the heat sheilds cant find any loose or broken. When I start the engine and it begains to idle I hear noise sounds like under the valve cover or front of engine. I can by hand reach over and manualy turn up the idle and its when I can hear all that vibration I did change the belt and tenison pulley, idle pulley was ok I turn all pullys by hand and they seem ok didnt feel or hear, noise or roughness

Monday, April 23rd, 2012 AT 7:30 PM

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  • Tiny
  • Jacobandnickolas
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  • 68,410 posts

Check to make sure the insides of the converter or resinator isn't loose.

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Monday, April 23rd, 2012 AT 7:33 PM
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  • michael07
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Ok I did find the problem it in fact was a broken heat sheild so I put two 6" hose clamps fix problem

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Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 AT 5:22 PM
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  • michael07
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Ty for your help. It did help. Made me get off my butt and go to the exhaust shop so they could raise the vehicle on a lift. Tks again : )

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Friday, April 27th, 2012 AT 1:30 PM

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