Car

Ask a mechanic online and get answers to your car questions

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Car Questions
slow speeds..high pitched whistling or squeal coming from one..wheels
after i've been driving a while if i reach slow speeds like 20 or below there is a high pitched whistling or squeal coming from one of the wheels but stops when i hit the brakes. and if i stay on the … read more
Alan
Alan
Technician
High School or GED
279 satisfied customers
Hyundai sonata: 03..rattle..valve cover..everything looked..looked ok
03, hyundai sonata, ran lowon oil,started to rattle and loss of power, i pulled the valve cover everything looked ok , reset the computer, and the noise stopped, went for a test dr. and same sympt. as… read more
Toddred
Toddred
Other
34 satisfied customers
2003 montero sport: started making..drove..freeway..the cruise control
my 2003 montero sport just started making a noise in the transmission area. kind of a low scraping sound at first. i just drove on the freeway, where i was using the cruise control, if that helps.… read more
Chris Gast
Chris Gast
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
44 satisfied customers
my 3.5 litre engine..something is grinding in the engine..main bearing
my 3.5 litre engine stared to make a horrible noise. Like something is grinding in the engine. Can it be a main bearing?… read more
Pragueress
Pragueress
Bachelor's Degree
286 satisfied customers
2006 Mazda Tribute: wheel drive..cyl..in reverse it..grinding noise
I have a 2006 Mazda Tribute all wheel drive 4 cyl. and lately I noticed it started making a noise like aluminum ratteling around usually when you go around 40mph. Then when we backed up in reverse it … read more
CarQuestionGuy
CarQuestionGuy
1,257 satisfied customers
2005 Pontiac Grand Prix: cyl..Automatic..mile..my car is an o2 sensor
Noises problem 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix 6 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 50000 miles My car is making a high pitched squeeling noise that isn't there when I leave in the morning for a 45 mile one way … read more
jeffrey590
jeffrey590
Automotive Diagnostic Specialist
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,829 satisfied customers
2001 Pontiac Grand Prix: a vibration..drivers side..goes away..40 mph
My car a 2001 Pontiac Grand Prix has a vibration in it. The vibration is definetely coming from the front of the car and if I have to say which side I would say the drivers side. The vibrations starts… read more
Joe
Joe
Shop supervisor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
708 satisfied customers
Here it is...Porsche 944 base n/a. will start and run smoothly.
Here it is...Porsche 944 base n/a. will start and run smoothly. no odd sounds or problems at all. but, without fail the next day after running it will not start and makes a loud screeching noise. the … read more
Steve
Steve
High School or GED
168 satisfied customers
LOUD..SOUND...HOWEVER WHEN THE CAR IS IN MOTION OR IDEL IT GOES AWAY
WHEN I START MY CAR I HEAR A LOUD SCREACHING SOUND. HOWEVER WHEN THE CAR IS IN MOTION OR IDEL IT GOES AWAY. WHAT COULD THE BE?… read more
Master Manager
Master Manager
Some College
6 satisfied customers
1987 Mazda B2600: grinding noise..push start) it runs fine..engage
1987 Mazda B2600 5 speed Transmission When i turn the key it makes a god awful grinding noise, sounds like the engine is coming apart. when it starts (push start) it runs fine. now the starter just sp… read more
Ethan Andrews
Ethan Andrews
Bachelor's Degree
54 satisfied customers
Grinding sound coming from the front right(?) of my 99 Mits. Galant.
There is a grinding sound coming from the front right(?) of my 99 Mits. Galant. It started suddenly, literally overnight, with no squealing or anything leading up to the grinding, like I would usually… read more
Eric
Eric
Retired
N/A
36,375 satisfied customers
1996 Pontiac Sunfire: is making strange noises..car is on but in park
My 1996 Pontiac Sunfire is making strange noises! The noise sounds like metal on metal scratching against each other. The noise is not just when I am driving but even when the car is on but in park. S… read more
Larry
Larry
Technical Editor
Bachelor's Degree
718 satisfied customers
Pontiac gto: XXXXX XXXXX away when it is driven..solenoid..trans
i replaced the starter motor in a l968 pontiac gto, now at low idle there is a growling noise, which goes away when it is driven, is this a shim problem, or a solenoid not retracting problem? exact sa… read more
ase_master327
ase_master327
Owner & Student
High School or GED
3,214 satisfied customers
93 gmc: 4x4..first start..it goes away after a few seconds
We have a 93 gmc 4x4 that when you first start it you hear a metal rattling noise and then it goes away after a few seconds. We've been told it's something with the transmission, but not to worry abou… read more
ERIC KOHNKE
ERIC KOHNKE
mechanic
TECH SCHOOLING IN MECHANICS
42 satisfied customers
1998 Pontiac grand prix: brake to slow down I hear a metallic rasping
Whenever I press the brake to slow down I hear a metallic rasping from the back Optional Information: 1998 Pontiac grand prix Already Tried: nothing… read more
Tom
Tom
Fleet Supervisor
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
60 satisfied customers
1990 toyota camry: cyl..mil..screeching sound..gas pedal several times
I own a 6 cyl 1990 toyota camry with 103,000 mil. Some-times it makes a screeching sound when I want to start it. I have to pump the gas pedal several times before it will start. I do mostly city driv… read more
Steve
Steve
Service Manager/ Technician
5,473 satisfied customers
Audi a6: high pitched..high speed saw..about 10 seconds..slows down
I have an Audi A6 2.7T. Right after starting engine, there is a high pitched sound like a high speed saw. after about 10 seconds, it slows down and dissappears. What is that sound?… read more
Davo
Davo
Master Auto Tech/manager of auto shop
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,644 satisfied customers
2000 Chevy: tapping noise..5 spd while the vehicle is at idle
What is the tapping noise that can be heard in the 2000 Chevy S-10 that comes from the transmission on a 5 spd while the vehicle is at idle… read more
rick
rick
owner repair shop
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

The nearest Volvo dealer is 160 miles away. Best $15 bucks I have spent in a long time!

Paul MCorpus Christi, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Chris (aka-Moose)

Chris (aka-Moose)

Technician

1,528 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

Ted G.

Ted G.

ASE Certified Technician

1,819 satisfied customers

20 years auto repair experience, ASE Master Tech, Mechanical Failure consultant, Expert Witness

George H.

George H.

ASE Certified Technician

1,571 satisfied customers

ASE Master Tech 15+ yrs, AAS Automotive Technology, Factory trained Asian specialist

John

John

Master Automotive Technician

1,004 satisfied customers

ASE A1-A8 & L1 Master GM Tech 40 years experience

GM Tech (Cam)

GM Tech (Cam)

Auto Service Tech

682 satisfied customers

GM Grand Master Technician 2007. 14 years experience.

Amedee

Amedee

Former ASE Master Tech

30,505 satisfied customers

ASE certified tech advanced level specialist. Wisconsin certified emissions state inspector

Jerry

Jerry

Master Mechanic

2,181 satisfied customers

ASE master, 30+ years. All makes and models. Trouble shooter, shop forman, service manager

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x