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screeching cold start noise

HELLO,

i hear a loud exterior screeching sound for a second only and it will totally go away, cold, 25 degree or below only, sound is coming from top left side near the rear of the engine, sound is on the exterior and not inside the head.

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known issue with 230s. do a search top right for more hits
let it warm up first


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25 degrees below and the screech would be coming from me!
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Not simple as a loose fan belt is it?
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The screeching noise is actually coming from the front of engine, feels like a bearing that is in need of lubrication upon start, lasso a second, coming from the ac power steering or pulley area...
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read this. time for new vbelt or pulley

https://www.slkworld.com/slk-r171-gen...my-squeak.html


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