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supercharger noise

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by awwmann, Sep 17, 2010.

  1. Sep 17, 2010 at 7:27 AM
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    awwmann

    awwmann [OP] Well-Known Member

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    when my truck is idling it makes a rattling noise from the supercharger ? been doing this since it was new only have about 3000 miles on it once i am on the gas it stops thought this was normal but my friend has me getting worried that its a problem
     
  2. Sep 17, 2010 at 11:26 AM
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    rossk35

    rossk35 Do Work Son!

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    Its normal. Thats the lobes inside making noise.
     
  3. Sep 17, 2010 at 3:15 PM
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    awwmann

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    thanks thats what i thought
     
  4. Sep 17, 2010 at 3:28 PM
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    wtbthree

    wtbthree Give 'er

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    totally normal, TRD says the unit will make a mechanical noise at and just above idle. Mine does the same thing
     
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