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2003 lancer I have a problem with a noise. when ac is on it makes a loud kind of rattling or squeeking noise. not evident when off. is this the ac compressor or belt. The ac works fine; therefore, not sure if the compressor is the culprit.

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    squeeking noise on passengar side checked belt that is fine not sure what else it could be

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I am sure the issue is belt related noise, it must be inspected not just for the belt but the idlers and pulleys the belt runs on, they may have a worn bearings or other damage, if all looks good then and only then change the belt. I hope this info is helpful.
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    yadayada Aug 17, 2008

    Did you isolate the noise??

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I just had the problem fixed. It was the belts.

Posted on Aug 21, 2008

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