[V8] whur whur whur

Coleman, David David.Coleman at blackrock.com
Tue May 27 08:55:06 PDT 2008

Sounds like a broken timing belt.

Before codes, just check spark.  Beyond that, pull a plug and see if the
starter motor is moving the internals.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: v8-bounces at audifans.com [mailto:v8-bounces at audifans.com] On
Behalf Of
> Jeremy Ward
> Sent: Tuesday, May 27, 2008 11:39 AM
> To: v8newlist
> Subject: [V8] whur whur whur
> That's the sound my V8 makes when I crank the starter and it never
> 'catches'.  (sounds asthmatic!)
> 1990, 178k on the clock, timing belt due in 2k (was done at 120k).  I
> started it, moved it to a different spot on my driveway and parked it.
>  8hrs later, I go to start it and it won't fire up.  <scratching head>
> I have not tried to crank it for xxSeconds to pull the codes yet - not
> sure what this might turn up, but will check it at lunch time.
> Any ideas?
> Thanks in advance,
> - Jeremy
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