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squeaky noise!

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by gacandido2010, Oct 25, 2011.

  1. Oct 25, 2011 at 9:53 PM
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    gacandido2010

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    whenever i accelerate i can hear a small squeaky noise and it bugs the shit out of me........ anyone kno wut it could b?
     
  2. Oct 25, 2011 at 9:58 PM
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    Drive belt is worn?
     
  3. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:06 PM
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  4. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:10 PM
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    na, it sounds like its coming from below the cab
     
  5. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:10 PM
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    So... we still haven't ruled out the possibility of it being a squirrel...
     
  6. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:13 PM
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    Have you checked to see if your heat shield is scraping on your drive shaft? Have you checked the bolts for the carrier bracket (correct me on terminology if I'm wrong) that hold the driveshaft?
     
  7. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:16 PM
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    Love that movie. I had a birds nest on my radiator once. They kinda squeaked when I started my truck.

    Have you checked U joints?
     
  8. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:22 PM
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  9. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:24 PM
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    i was reading around and ppl get a simliar noise because of the leafs....im thhinking thts it
     
  10. Oct 25, 2011 at 10:25 PM
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    ^ That is common on the 2nd gens, not sure about the 1st. But it would make sense that you hear it when accelerating.
     
  11. Oct 26, 2011 at 1:23 PM
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    If it sounds like it's comming from the rear yes it could be the leafs.
    There is a thread around here somewhere on how to fix it. I beleave it involves cleaning & greasing between leafs
     
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