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Re: '82 100 2.2i final problems (i hope!)

>1. If you hear grinding noises, the pump shaft bearing is already shot
>and is just grinding metal.  Confirmation should be leaking coolant from
>timing belt cover.

The noise I hear is a kind of whineing noise, akin to an over tight cam
belt, but only occurs at about 800 - 1300 rpm.  The car is not leaking any
coolant.  The most the level has dropped is about 5mm over a month or so in
the tank, and this could probably be attributed to temperature changes.
Noise is definately from front of engine, but is not power stearing pump or


82 Audi 100 5E 2144cc inj (144k)
84 Mitsubishi Galant Turbo (96k and rusty will be getting some TLC over summer)
80 Rover 2600S SDI(46k yes, 46k and on head #5 or will be soon)
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