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Re: Chirping on right turns
Sounds interesting, and could be why I fog up. Where is the end of the
From: Arun Rao <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Vbonz@aol.com <Vbonz@aol.com>
Cc: quattro group <email@example.com>
Date: 11 October 1998 15:21
Subject: Re: Chirping on right turns
>> Vbonz@aol.com wrote:
>> > I've been noticing a chirping sound whenever I turn the wheel to the
>> > only when the car is in motion. Any suggestion is appreciated.
>> > Thanks as always..
>> > Vince
>> > '90 200q
>This could be the well-known condensation collection problem. There's a
>water drain from the blower box to get rid of water from condensation
>which gets clogged. The water then collects somewhere inside the blower
>box and hits the blades of the blower fan when you turn right (and
>*only* when you turn right!), making the hissing, chirping and even
>dripping sounds. Happens on my car, and I haven't been able to unclog
>the drain yet. Other folks have had luck with poking a straightened
>coat hanger from under the car into the drain pipe.