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Old 10-10-2006, 03:44 AM   #1
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Question Concerned about a noise

Well i always thought it was normal, until i read a post here, now im concerned. Whenever i turn the car off, i hear a rhaspy sound, sounds like its coming from the engine but im not quite sure. I always thought it was the gauges, because they make a similar sound, but still i dont know. Any insight is appreciated. Thanks!


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Need more info on the sound , listen close and see if your hearing the IMRC shutting down

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Old 10-10-2006, 08:21 PM   #3
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I'll take a listen next time i've got the car going. I dont like driving it right now because the clutch is going out and going out quick, new Stage 1 is on its way but i have to wait a week.
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The SVT intake makes a bit of a rhaspy kind of "exhailing" sound. If you have an aftermarket intake on there, it's louder than stock. It's almost like a gasp for air. That might be what you are hearing.
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Mine does the same thing.. its tottally stock.. just boought it..
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