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Author Topic: Sharan chirping noise on full lock  (Read 1690 times)

Offline Grant2012

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Sharan chirping noise on full lock
« on: April 03, 2018, 08:46:42 am »
Hey team, got a problem with the wifes 06 Sharan. On full lock only and either side its making a squeely chirping noise which is reasonably loud. I thought it would be the old seized alternator pulley but I changed the whole thing and it didn't make any difference. What else should I be looking at??
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Re: Sharan chirping noise on full lock
« Reply #1 on: April 03, 2018, 08:56:49 am »
Tensioner or belt , feel the belt does it feel a little loose? To be honest i would of changed the belt and tensioner and alternator pulley as they are very common. 

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Re: Sharan chirping noise on full lock
« Reply #2 on: April 03, 2018, 11:57:22 am »
Sounds really stupid, but;

Turn off any fans/hvac inside the car and see if it still full locks then.

My fan chirps if I put the car under a bit load like full lock.

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Re: Sharan chirping noise on full lock
« Reply #3 on: April 03, 2018, 03:09:07 pm »
poss the aux belt tensioner ? mine was making stupid noises also...

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Re: Sharan chirping noise on full lock
« Reply #4 on: April 03, 2018, 08:17:25 pm »
turn off aircon,to see if the noise disappears?had some strange noises on mine,turned out to be the aircon clutch plate parting company with the compressor.
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Re: Sharan chirping noise on full lock
« Reply #5 on: April 04, 2018, 10:05:28 am »
I'd make sure power steering fluid level reservoir is full, not just ok.

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Re: Sharan chirping noise on full lock
« Reply #6 on: November 26, 2018, 12:09:50 am »
Seized alternator pulley would cause the aux. belt to slip.
I replaced the alternator pulley when I had the same issue. Quite an easy job to do

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Re: Sharan chirping noise on full lock
« Reply #7 on: November 26, 2018, 04:52:41 pm »
Mine did the same esp on low rev parking/reversing.
Changed belt and tensioner to no avail and it was only after I
changed the alternator pulley it stopped.
 
have a look at the tensioner at tick over, it shouldn't move much
if it is, the pulleys knackered

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Re: Sharan chirping noise on full lock
« Reply #8 on: November 26, 2018, 04:55:54 pm »
Aww shoot!
you already did, sorry, missed that bit.

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Re: Sharan chirping noise on full lock
« Reply #9 on: November 26, 2018, 10:53:57 pm »
I bet after the failed overrunning pulley the tensioner is now knackered,I had the seized alt pulley which I replaced but tensioner still bounced around and was noisy when in full lock parking etc.

 

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