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Car made a extreamly loud noise like shaking rocks in a tin can after driving 1 1/2 miles the steering wheel locked up as i attempted to make a right hand turn the battery light came on and the thermostat gauge jumped all the way to the red H. I turned the car off and proceeded to let the car cool off. After about 5 minutes i tried to start the car again and the noise was even louder and it would jump to the H everytime i tried to start it. When i tried to roll down my windows it seemed to drain the battery

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You probably lost serpentine belt , check if the belt intact . Laud noise , I guess , was belt flaping around and tearing apart.
Before replace the belt you need to find the cause of this problem ,
I've seen belt tensioner gets crooked at keep kicking the belt out.

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