Question about 1984 Volvo 240 Series
High pitched whistle turns to screech when car starts and begins moving. Stops once traveled 10-30 meters. Any ideas???
This is a common problem on many cars. Have you checked the alternator belt tension? When starting a car, the alternators electromagnetic field (which is what provides electrical charge in the coils) provides a resistance to the belt that drives it. If the belt is loose or glazed, it will fly around the alternator, and then go away. Hope this helps you!
Posted on Nov 21, 2008
Yes bad drive belt.
Posted on Oct 09, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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