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My engine has a loud winning noise..gets louder

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My engine has a loud winning noise. It gets louder when the engine pm increases, any ideas? Its a 2007 sorento LX
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Kia
Expert:  CTKiaTech replied 5 years ago.

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From your description of the problem, it sounds like one of the pulleys on the front of the engine has a bad bearing and is making the whinning noise. Some sort of stethoscope like a long hanlde screwdriver can be used to try and pinpoint the noise to a specific pulley.

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