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There is a rattling noise

I think it is either the compresser or the main engine bearing

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Hi my name is Allen!

Let's work together and fix this problem!

Here what I need you to do first!

Remove the splash gard behind the right front wheel, this is what keeps water and other things front hitting the belts that drive the A/C pulley and alternator pulley, etc.

Next: grab one pulley at a time and see if it wobbles, if it does then the part behind that pulley will need to be replaced.

Question: Do you have the 3.0 liter or the 3.3 liter engine. I'm asking because a common problem with the 3.3 liter is the water pump bearings go bad and it will wobble causing a rattle noise.

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