A Grinding Noise in the Alternator?

Answer An automotive alternator is responsible for providing the vehicle with electrical power while the engine is running as well as charging the battery. A grinding noise coming from the alternator is l... Read More »

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Grinding Noise in the Air Conditioner?

Air conditioners make many different types of sounds and noises, from clanking and humming to grinding and churning. Some confusion surrounds what each type of noise means, and, because describing ... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot an Engine Grinding Noise?

When an engine makes any abnormal noise, you must determine what the noise is and where it is coming from so that you may find the problem. When you have an idea of the problem, you can inform a me... Read More »

How to Determine the Cause of a Grinding Noise in a Car?

If you’re not exactly mechanically inclined, the only sure-fire way to find out why your car is making a horrible noise is to take it to a mechanic for a diagnostic. But if you’re still curious... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a Grinding Noise in a 2004 Ford Truck?

You can take your vehicle to a trained mechanic to have a grinding noise diagnosed, but this will cost you money. Or you can attempt to diagnose the problem yourself right from your home garage wit... Read More »