High pitch shreek noise coming from dash area when going over 100

Asked by Sep 22, 2019 at 12:56 AM about the 1999 Toyota Yaris

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 99 vitz clavia and only recently when we
travel over 100-110kmh a very irritating high pitch
shreek comes from behind the dash in the centre
of the dash. It does it at lower speeds if it's windy
or if a truck comes the other way and we go
through the trucks air flow.

I pulled the glove box out and cleaned the cabin air
filter, that wasn't it and, I can't see how to remove
anymore parts behind the glove box.

Anyone had this also and know what it is please

1 Answer

79,925

It sounds like you have a blend door sticking partly open and rushing air causes the noise. Might be a defective actuator on the door that needs to be replaced.

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer:

Toyota Yaris Experts

  • #1
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    230
  • #2
    Justin Kleven
    Reputation
    220
  • #3
    aem
    Reputation
    140
View All

Find great deals from top-rated dealers

Search

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota Corolla
228 Great Deals out of 6,359 listings starting at $2,575
Used Honda Civic
229 Great Deals out of 5,643 listings starting at $1,995
Used Toyota Camry
92 Great Deals out of 1,684 listings starting at $3,799
Used Toyota RAV4
140 Great Deals out of 4,736 listings starting at $3,900
Used Hyundai Accent
84 Great Deals out of 1,537 listings starting at $1,295
Used Hyundai Elantra
180 Great Deals out of 5,098 listings starting at $2,650
Used Toyota Tacoma
43 Great Deals out of 1,922 listings starting at $6,500
Used Ford Fiesta
16 Great Deals out of 525 listings starting at $2,995

Used Cars for Sale

2020 Toyota Yaris For Sale
8 listings starting at $19,610
2019 Toyota Yaris For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 56 listings starting at $15,970
2018 Toyota Yaris For Sale
10 Great Deals out of 66 listings starting at $12,988
2017 Toyota Yaris For Sale
35 listings starting at $12,495
2016 Toyota Yaris For Sale
8 Great Deals out of 93 listings starting at $10,950

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use. Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies.