Whistling when speeding up

Supercharger, turbo, nitrous, and anything that has to do with forced induction
Post Reply
Canamsparky
Posts: 1
Joined: Thu Jun 06, 2019 11:35 am

Whistling when speeding up

Post by Canamsparky » Thu Jun 20, 2019 5:55 pm

Hey all, new guy here and I have searched the topics. I recently purchased an 03 base model, when I am taking off from a light I am hearing a whistle from the engine. Have any other members had this happen? And if so how did it get resolved? Thanks all for you help.

User avatar
joatmon
Posts: 9212
Joined: Fri Mar 21, 2003 5:19 am
Location: SMC MD

Re: Whistling when speeding up

Post by joatmon » Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:47 am

welcome to genvibe

I searched for whistle and whistling here, turned up a few threads. Most seem to attribute it to a vacuum leak, either a vacuum hose, the throttle body, or the intake gasket. The throttle body one seemed to be for an 09 after a recall (not applicable to your 03) fixed by a new throttle body gasket, the others didn't seem to have a close out from the person with the problem reporting how they fixed it, if they ever did.

Post Reply