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I have a loud noise coming from the fan is sounds like on my

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i have a loud noise coming from the fan is sounds like on my VW 2006 beetle. it is really loud!!! The check engine light is on. I took my car to the dealership and they diagnosed the problem as follows:
JA: Does the light stay on, or does it blink?
Customer: it stays on
JA: Are you fixing your Beetle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: the dealership stated the following I need a new thermostat housing, coolant temp sensor, radiator, vacuum pump, both front tie rods, strut tops and bearings, L/F Axle, both front control arms, and alignment
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: that's it
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  internal88 replied 8 months ago.

Hello, I'm Brandon - VW tech.

There is diagnose it correct.

The Coolant Thermostat / Water Outlet Assembly , coolant temp sensor, radiator and vacuum pump will need to be replaced. This is the cause of the noise.

The other suspension parts are also important too.

What can I help you with?

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
these repairs are causing the noise?
Expert:  internal88 replied 8 months ago.

Yes, these are the items that is causing your fan to turn and stay ON at high speed.

Expert:  internal88 replied 8 months ago.

The suspension parts won't cause any engine noise.

Please rate me positive, thank you!

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
What are the suspension parts
Expert:  internal88 replied 8 months ago.

These are the suspension parts: The front tie rods, strut tops and bearings, Left Axle, both front control arms, and alignment.

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