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Old 05-04-2011, 09:37 PM   #1
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Rattle in the dash!

I need some help! I have a 97 Sahara, with Infinity speakers in the dash. I am getting a rattle coming from behind the glove box. I thought I was the speaker adapter, but have eliminated that. Any ideas? It sounds like metal on metal. Thanks for the help you guys are always great!

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Old 05-05-2011, 02:56 AM   #2
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Start by removing the glove box. Then drive around the block. If the noise is still there dig around inside. You will prob find it Good luck

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Old 05-05-2011, 04:58 AM   #3
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It could be something like wires that are tapping with the vibration against metal too.
Look for anything unsecured back there and tie it down.
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I thought that rattle came stock on all TJ's.......
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Old 05-05-2011, 07:41 AM   #5
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I had this problem on my TJ and found it was the heat duct behind the glove box. I placed a small piece of rag in there to snug it up. that drove me crazy for weeks.
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Old 05-05-2011, 09:51 AM   #6
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I have a rattle that I can hear emanating from my air vents that sounds like a piece of metal rolling around in the plastic ducting. I even fished a magnet down my air vents to find whatever it is and I have had no luck.

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