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Vauxhall meriva 1.4 nov 2005whistles when warms up.

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vauxhall meriva 1.4 nov 2005 whistles...
vauxhall meriva 1.4 nov 2005
whistles when warms up.
on cruise not so much on acceleration
and noise cuts out when braking

replaced oil pressure switch

fitted 2 new cv gators

stripped cleaned and reasembled brakes front and back

new disks and pads in january
Submitted: 11 years ago.Category: UK Car
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UK Auto Mechanic: Mike, UK Car Mechanic replied 11 years ago
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Hello and Welcome to justanswer....

Noises per se - an be very difficult for us sometimes for obvious reasons...

Can you describe the actual noise itself a little more fully - ? and the area it may be coming from?

Rgds - MIKE........................................
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Customer reply replied 11 years ago
front end cant be more specific. mums car
just had a test drive and i can hear it JUST so i've told her to ignore it. sorry to trouble you
cheers Riky
UK Auto Mechanic: Mike, UK Car Mechanic replied 11 years ago
Hi again - thank you for your reply and info...

It can be difficult to determine such noises for sure - but I do know on the Meriva, that it can be the pads that are the problem.

Make sure it has Vauxhall pads fitted - as there was an upgraded type pad to sure such problems !

I hope that helps make your mums car quiet ! ;)

Please click the Accept button for me now - Thank you...and if you wish to get back to me at all - you can do so after just by coming back to this post and reuse the Reply button..

Kind Rgds - MIKE.
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