Lost power, noise in engine bay, sounds like metal grinding
Just purchased last week. Was working ok till yesterday - engine light came on... while driving and I lost power. I don't think the turbo is working. Now there is a grinding noise coming from the left side of the engine just below the radiator that sits on the top of the engine. Is this the turbo unit ? Noise gets louder when I try to go faster.
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sounds like you need to replace the power steering pump,of not overheating or loosing coolant,would check water pump,if no power steering sonds like the pump is bad,mechanic depepnding on their ability could change for you,up to you if you want to pay a shop to replace pump.
I had an old Accord which occasionally wouldn't crank or start, took out the Main Electrics Relay situated up under the dash near the steering wheel, resoldered all the solder joints on it.....car started like a rocketship on steroids. Seems the solder joints "evaporate" and "dry out", fresh solder conducts full power.
the grinding nose you heard was something rubbing on the rotor, bad brakes, caliper, after market wheels, etc. the pressure of a turn bends something enough to touch, this is produceing metal flake that attached to the magnetic sensor on the abs sending a light on because it couldn't read the tire position as it turned, it may have got blown off, washed off, but when it can read the tire again the light will go off, i would look into the grinding noise on cornering thats the cause of the problem. hope this helps
the noise you heard in the rear was the electric fuel pump working but it sounds like you have an electrical issue check your wire harness for areas that wires chaffed on metal and cause break in the electric current some known areas are inbetween the radiator and the transmission down towards the tranny pan also check fuse panel might have a loose fuse
Sounds like starter isn't disengaging, get that checked pronto, you could be damaging the flywheel (very expensive). Could be any appliance also; a/c compressor, idler pully, alternator, etc. Don't wait.
If the hard grinding noise is a metallic sound only when you start it, sounds like your starter bolts are loose or the starter itself needs replacing. fuel pressure doesnt cause any particular noises like that. If your fuel pressure or pump had problems, your vehicle simply wouldnt start