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12-05-2012 11:04 AM
powermax
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Originally Posted by cbdallas View Post
I've got a similar noise coming from that area, but it only occurs right at 1200 rpm, so I hear it loud and clear right after startup when the high idle is winding down. A well-placed fist strike on the dash panel right by the passenger a-pillar stops it...until the next time I do a cold start.
Mine started like that now is getting more frequent. Very annoying, my car is a month old.
12-05-2012 08:49 AM
powermax
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Originally Posted by Zillon View Post
See if you can pinpoint the spot the noise is coming from and apply some felt tape to the area.

Should be able to buy it at Lowes, Home Depot, or whatever you Canadians have for hardware stores up yonder.
I can't find the spot, seams to be coming from behind the glove compartment. It's very annoying.
12-05-2012 08:38 AM
cbdallas I've got a similar noise coming from that area, but it only occurs right at 1200 rpm, so I hear it loud and clear right after startup when the high idle is winding down. A well-placed fist strike on the dash panel right by the passenger a-pillar stops it...until the next time I do a cold start.
12-05-2012 08:34 AM
Zillon See if you can pinpoint the spot the noise is coming from and apply some felt tape to the area.

Should be able to buy it at Lowes, Home Depot, or whatever you Canadians have for hardware stores up yonder.
12-05-2012 07:42 AM
powermax
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Originally Posted by TheGlassMaker View Post
No ford doesn't suck just the dealership. I have one of those here, second to worse dealership in the area.
Yep I got the worse in Ontario. They think their clients are dumb.
12-05-2012 07:41 AM
powermax
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Originally Posted by Zillon View Post
Yeah, that's not normal.

Is the noise independent of the fan speed setting on the blower?
Yes. It stops if I push the glove compartment up really hard.
12-05-2012 04:09 AM
TheGlassMaker No ford doesn't suck just the dealership. I have one of those here, second to worse dealership in the area.
12-05-2012 03:58 AM
Zillon Yeah, that's not normal.

Is the noise independent of the fan speed setting on the blower?
12-04-2012 10:09 PM
powermax
Rattle coming from under glove compartment . McAlpine ford says its normal...

I have this very annoying rattle coming from under the glove compartment the dealer says its normal. I'm very frustrated.

I made a video of it. McAlpine ford says its "normal"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oDb_GPliSx0

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