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Old 02-12-2007, 12:45 AM   #1
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highway noise(vids)

when i drive my car at 120km/h or faster the car starts to make a noise, as you can hear in the video is sounds like a rattle or sometihng, does anythong know what it is? it only happens when i press that gas and stops when i let off the gas.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bja_qHp2Jr8
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Obbwr49mJUg
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-zoUrnOLK3A
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Old 02-12-2007, 02:45 AM   #2
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ummm the wind? Thats all I hear
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Old 02-12-2007, 03:00 AM   #3
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you dont hear that differnace in noise when i let the press and un press the gas?
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Old 02-12-2007, 03:25 AM   #4
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nope, all i can hear is the normal road noise you get!!!
what are you driving? sounds like a bus!
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Old 02-12-2007, 05:16 PM   #5
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you dont hear that differnace in noise when i let the press and un press the gas?
I heard a difference in noisew, but only very slightly, and not enough to be able to tell what it is...
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Old 02-12-2007, 05:51 PM   #6
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nope, all i can hear is the normal road noise you get!!!
what are you driving? sounds like a bus!
no thats the problem im driving a mazda3 but it sounds like a bus
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Old 02-18-2007, 04:57 AM   #7
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i can hear a vibration like noise on and off like if you where accelerating and letting off the gas but i would get it looked at it maybe your fan motor or something else im not a mechanic so i wouldnt know what it is
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Old 02-21-2007, 02:03 AM   #8
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those mazda 3's are awfully noisy. Just read about them in consumer reports today
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Old 02-22-2007, 12:35 AM   #9
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those mazda 3's are awfully noisy. Just read about them in consumer reports today

i also have winter tires which doesnt help.
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i also have winter tires which doesnt help.
Are you sure you havn't just answered your own question there?
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Old 02-23-2007, 12:06 AM   #11
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Are you sure you havn't just answered your own question there?

i took it into the dealer for the second time and they found this time that the bolts holding the hood were loose and that was the problem, so ill just have to see.
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i took it into the dealer for the second time and they found this time that the bolts holding the hood were loose and that was the problem, so ill just have to see.
Sounds a little far fetched to me...and dangerous....Let us know the outcome!
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