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does the noise change at all with engine load?
So if you accelerate harder is the noise worse?
does the noise change at all during cornering or braking?
can you tell me what size the engine is and what fuel type ?
in that case I'd say that this could be an engine idler pulley
I'd suggest to lift the hood on a cold engine to see if you can hear if any of the pullies that are driven by the belt are squeaking or ringing
if the drive belt itself looks shiny on teh flat side or cracked on the ribbed side then replace it
also worth doing a check that the engine oil, coolant and power steering fluid are all up to the mark
if the belt has been getting wet then yes , it can squeak until it dries out
might be worth replacing it if you're unsure as they're not expensive
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