FLUTTERING SOUND

  • Tiny
  • ardesco
  • Chevrolet Blazer

2000 Chevy Blazer, 82000 miles, 2WD, Automatic. Started notice a fluttering sound from the engine when it's cold that goes away once the engine has run for awhile. Any cause for concern?

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Monday, June 11th, 2007 AT 8:35 AM

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  • M_H_RITZEL
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When you say flutering sound do you mean a slight tinny sound?

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Monday, June 11th, 2007 AT 10:28 AM
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Hard to describe, but it does sound tinny. It increases in volume (but not speed) when I accelerate and all but disappears when I'm idling. Once the car has run for awhile, it goes away entirely.

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Monday, June 11th, 2007 AT 7:42 PM
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Check the heat shields to see if that is what is making the sound.

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Monday, June 11th, 2007 AT 8:30 PM

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