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Old 10-14-2006, 11:03 PM   #1
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on certain occasions when i go from a stand still i hear something up front that sounds like metal rubbing and feels like it shakes the whole car kind of way. happens not very often like i've only experienced it a handful of times. just wondering if it's something to be concerned with like could it be a bearing? it sounds like it comes from the front but the sound isn't long enough or happen often enough to really diagnos it. i am starting to hear other sounds in the car as well like rattles. guess my car isn't really all that new anymore now

oh and i think my car was haunted becuase a couple days ago i was standing near my car and i unlocked it, like a few minutes later my car locked itself on it's own. i repeated this about 4 times and kept doing it


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Old 10-15-2006, 12:02 AM   #2
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My car has allways locked itself back within a few minutes if i dont open a door after i unlock them with remote..
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^cool so i guess that is a safty feature then? lol thought i was loosing it at first.
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oh yeah i noticed that while driving and when i hit bumps my car seem like it bottoms out and i hear rubbing? most likely my bumper but did that with my stock bumper too on some occasions
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Yea first few times ity happen to me i thought i was losin it too :P
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Yea my car also makes the nosie when i hit a bump..sounds like my tires rubbing my fender wells...mine is stock
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Mine made rattle type noises over bumps and uneven roads like the struts giving up or something, turned out to be some suspension type link (covered under warranty), no more rattles. Also had rattles like vibration from heat shields. Had those replaced. Also exhaust bracket broken. (not covered under warranty). But now rattle free once again!
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