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What Your Vehicle's Odd Sounds May Indicate

What Your Vehicle's Odd Sounds May Indicate

Automobiles are complex chunks of machinery, and it isn't unusual for their parts to malfunction naturally over time. Thankfully, many car problems can be detected using your senses. While it may be easy to neglect a dashboard warning light, it's hard to ignore a loud sound. Today, we will review the different noises your car may make that may signal a persisting issue. Squealing/screeching from underneath This type of sound is quite common, and we might hear it from other vehicles from time to time. When your car screeches or squeaks and correlates to brake pressure, it signifies that your brake pads have worn down. The noise is a product of the brake pad indicator rubbing against your brake rotor. You should have your brake pads replaced, stat! Rattling coming from your wheel If you hear a rattling sound coming from one or more of your tires, then it may indicate you have a loose bolt somewhere. This situation happens if one or more of your wheels are not tightened enough ... read more