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annoying squeak!

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by fireturk41, May 4, 2009.

  1. May 4, 2009 at 6:08 PM
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    fireturk41

    fireturk41 [OP] I like to break shit!

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  2. May 4, 2009 at 6:15 PM
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    SocalMan22

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  3. May 4, 2009 at 6:42 PM
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    I cant see the vid., but Im guessing the tensioner pully.
     
  4. May 4, 2009 at 6:59 PM
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    Robbsolid

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    mine does that too!!! i hate it. it went away with belt dressing(kinda) but it always comes back. I think its time for a timing belt change with all the other stuff replaced?
     
  5. May 4, 2009 at 7:02 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Ok...I heard it and it sounds like the tensioner pully.
     
  6. May 4, 2009 at 7:02 PM
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    Does the noise go away as you rev it?
     
  7. May 4, 2009 at 7:25 PM
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    yes it only happens when idleing
     
  8. May 4, 2009 at 8:17 PM
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    chris4x4

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    check your tensioner. Its an easy replacement.
     
  9. May 4, 2009 at 8:43 PM
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    easy? lol
     
  10. May 4, 2009 at 8:44 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Yeah....Its pretty easy. Remove the radiator shroud, pull off the belt, and I think its only 2 bolts on your truck that hold it on.
     
  11. May 5, 2009 at 4:24 AM
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    He has a 1st gen....

    I'd guess its the A/C idler pulley - maybe?
     
  12. May 5, 2009 at 5:28 AM
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    chris4x4

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    Usually the AC Idler is more of a "cricket" type squeak.......It could be, though. Dont sound like a belt. If its the AC idler pully, its gonna be a little more work.
     
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