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  1. '05 9-3 arc - whining in movement only

    9-5 Workshop
    Hi All - '05 9-3 arc with 122k. 5 speed manual. Just finished driving 450 miles this weekend, car ran great. As i got back home into the neighborhood, getting into the 15-20mph range, windows down, passing parked cars, i noticed a whistle/whining noise. The noise seems to be related to...
  2. Turbo whistle

    NG900 & OG9-3 Workshop
    So I have a '99 Viggen with 173k on the clock. The motor was rebuilt about 4k miles ago, but the turbo was completely fine (no play). A couple days ago I noticed that as soon as boost hits atmospheric, I hear this whistling noise (it almost sounds like the warning fork on brakes) up to about...
  3. Wind - Whistle Noise from rear

    9-3 Sedan, Cabrio '04+, Combi, 9-3X Workshop
    So, the annoying wind noise coming from the rear/mid of cabin that I experienced at speeds above 35-40Kmh appears to have disappeared. The only 2 things that may have affected it this week are : The roof antenna had been cooked by the sun, and the rubber boot/fin had many cracks and tears in...
  4. Whistle while you brake

    9-5 Workshop
    So, last night I heard an "alarm" type whistle when I depressed the brake pedal. Wasn't sure what car was making the noise, if it was outside the car, or what until I did it again. The noise just popped up, continued for a few blocks of driving, and now has dropped down to a little squeak...
  5. Turbo Whistle Problem

    9-5 Workshop
    I just bought a 2001 9-5 with 70,000k on it and have been noticing a strange noise when I turn the car on. I have discovered that a belt (right behind the engine) is squeaking. I don't think it's anything major (looks like the belt was just put on - it squeaks when a white band around the belt...