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2004 chevy Tahoe when you start sounds like the fan blade is

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2004 chevy Tahoe when you start sounds like the fan blade is hitting the shroud, but the noise is on the passenger side close to the cab. It is not the fan blade on the radiator nor is it the fan motor on the ac/heater as I already dropped that and checked it. Terrible clatter
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Mike S. replied 11 months ago.

Does this have an automatic transmission? If so, and the torque converter cover may be hitting. Remove it and listen if the noise goes away and while you are at it, check to make sure the bellhousing bolts are tight, the starter bolts are tight, torque converter to flexplate bolts are tight, etc.

Expert:  Mike S. replied 11 months ago.

Was it the torque converter cover hitting?

Expert:  Mike S. replied 11 months ago.

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