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2004.5 S40 with just 34K miles has intermittent whistling

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2004.5 S40 with just 34K miles has intermittent whistling noise when idling (starts ans stops). Have read something about oil trap issues causing this problem??
JA: When was your last oil change?
Customer: 35K scheduled maintence done at dealership 3 mo ago.
JA: Are you fixing your S40 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: no, i'm an auto dummy. am visiting in MS where no Volvo dealership.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Volvo
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 2 months ago.

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