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    Hi,
    When i turn the car on/off i get a squeek/sqeel type of noise, lasts seconds anybody know what might be causing this.
    Cheers Ash.

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    It could be one of your belts. Any chance you could record it and post it up somewhere?

    What engine?

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    Will try and get it recorded today m8, its a 2.0dti signum. Only does it when it starts getting cold. but does it everytime i turn the engine off.

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    My money is on the Auxiliary drive belt.

    The thing is I dont know if the tensioner is adjustable on those

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    no its not its hydraulic
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    Sounds very much like the belt is worn or the tensioner has seized. Replace the belt first and if the nois continues replace the tensioner

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    Quote Originally Posted by eaglepva View Post
    Hi,
    When i turn the car on/off i get a squeek/sqeel type of noise,
    Does it still do it if you turn the blower fan speed off.

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    Dont suppose anybody got a pic of where the aux belt is lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big Dave View Post
    Does it still do it if you turn the blower fan speed off.
    I take it that's a no then?

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    Sorry m8 for the late reply. It does it if the fan is switched off, does it every time i turn the car off even after its been on a run at temp.

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