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2006 Kia sedona with engine noise at start up. KIA Sedona,

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2006 Kia sedona with engine...
2006 Kia sedona with engine noise at start up.
JA: Sometimes things that you think will be really complicated end up being easy to fix. The Mechanic I'm going to connect you with knows all the tricks and shortcuts. What kind of car is it? Toyota, Honda, Ford, Chrysler, etc.
Customer: KIA Sedona
JA: Tell me a bit more about what's going on so he can help you best.
Customer: engine makes a rattling noise at start up
JA: My old Jeep sounds like a steam radiator sometimes. It must be old age. The Mechanic will know what your noise means and what to do about it. Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Great! What have you tried so far?
Customer: nothing, just starting to do research. what I have read so far is that the timing chain tensioner can cause this
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Mechanic should know?
Customer: no
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