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2003 escalade, when the suv is cold amd i start moving,

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2003 escalade, when the suv is cold amd i start moving, there is a groining sound that seems to be coming from the rear, maybe in the differential area. After about 1 min of driving the sound stops. Only does this from a cold start.
JA: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?
Customer: Yes to both. I havent noticed any other problems
JA: What year is your MINI?
Customer: 2003 Cadillac Escalade
JA: Are you fixing your MINI yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Not a mini, a 2003 Cadillac Escalade
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Nope
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Cadillac
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 11 months ago.

Hi, my name is ***** ***** I will assist you. Have you checked the differential fluid level and condition yet?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Midas said the fluid level was fine.
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 11 months ago.

Ok, thanks (and sorry for the delay, i have been having trouble with my internet connection). Did they comment on the fluid condition at all?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
They said it was fine
Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 11 months ago.

Do you happen to have a recording of this noise?