90Q water pump whine - tbelt is not overtight

Tihol Tiholov t.tiholov at gmail.com
Thu Jan 3 10:59:37 PST 2013

On Wed, Jan 2, 2013 at 7:29 PM, <quattro-request at audifans.com> wrote:

> ...  Tihol, thanks for your post, my
> symptoms are exactly like yours were, a high-pitched noise at idle, gone at
> faster RPMs.

I remembered later - this noise was called here "turkey warble" and was
supposedly made by a worn bearing inside the water pump (IIRC). Mine was
rebuilt, maybe poor job done on it. The noise wasn't there with the old


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