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2000 eclipse just had timing belt/water pump replaced.now there is a vibration noise resonating as rpm's increase?

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    Have similar problem, but strong vibration can be felt during idling. Would it be the same issue?

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They may have raised the engine to change the belt and disturbed the exhaust pipe alignment, take it back and have them fix it,if it was ok before the repair something was done to cause this problem.

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