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Posted: Wed Jul 25, 2007 10:07 pm 
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I have a 95 ef and it makes a faint ticking sound only when i accelerate (even just slightley) it sounds like its coming from the passenger side behind the glovebox.

Its probably not worth worrying about but it drives me insane not being able to work out what it is. :?

 

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Posted: Wed Jul 25, 2007 10:39 pm 
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oo, not comming from the engine bay?? could just abe a solinoid popinf in and out. you no like the tick from an indicator, its a solinoid (if u didnt no) haha i think everyone would no that

 

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Posted: Wed Jul 25, 2007 10:55 pm 
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that will be the purge soliniod from the charcoal canister. its a normal sound all e-series make that noise. mine is fairly loud, nothing the radio cant fix
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Posted: Wed Jul 25, 2007 11:05 pm 
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lil_lincoln wrote:
oo, not comming from the engine bay?? could just abe a solinoid popinf in and out. you no like the tick from an indicator, its a solinoid (if u didnt no) haha i think everyone would no that

It sounds like when someone plays a prank on you and puts a ziptie on your tail sharft(AND NO ITS NOT THAT :lol: )

 

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Posted: Wed Jul 25, 2007 11:08 pm 
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Ausman wrote:
that will be the purge soliniod from the charcoal canister. its a normal sound all e-series make that noise. mine is fairly loud, nothing the radio cant fix

oh ok thanks for that, as long as its not a time bomb ticking :D

 

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Posted: Wed Jul 25, 2007 11:11 pm 
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just to be suer next time u drive and can hear it take u'r foot off the throttle, it should stop, when accel lightly its there, but if u give it moderate throttle it should go away. is so yeah no worries then
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Posted: Wed Jul 25, 2007 11:17 pm 
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Ausman wrote:
just to be suer next time u drive and can hear it take u'r foot off the throttle, it should stop, when accel lightly its there, but if u give it moderate throttle it should go away. is so yeah no worries then

Yes spoton thats exactly what its doing!

 

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