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Old 04-01-2014, 02:13 PM   #1
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i have a 97 tj 4.0 and it started making this whistling noise the other day when i accelerate and goes away when i take my foot off the gas or when i change gears but will come right back once my foot is back on the gas peddle. checked all my lines and everything like that no holes or anything. Anyone maybe know what is causing this its starting to get real annoying
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Old 04-01-2014, 02:16 PM   #2
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I had this once in my 97. mine came from the air intake. one of the hoses came alittle lose. replaced the clamp. hope this helps..

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Old 04-03-2014, 01:59 PM   #3
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Yep, intake most likely.
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Old 04-03-2014, 03:44 PM   #4
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i have a 97 tj 4.0 and it started making this whistling noise the other day when i accelerate and goes away when i take my foot off the gas or when i change gears but will come right back once my foot is back on the gas peddle. checked all my lines and everything like that no holes or anything. Anyone maybe know what is causing this its starting to get real annoying
Is definitely a whistling and not a squealing? I'm just thinking that it could be a pulley possibly. If you don't find a line off on the intake, shoot one pulley at a time with a lubricant and see if it goes away. Worth a try!

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Old 04-03-2014, 04:06 PM   #5
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Sounds like a allergenic passenger. Try Afrin, two shots each nostril.
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Did someone put a turbo in overnight and didn't tell you, cuz if they did they should come visit me too lol.

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