I hear a scraping noise like something hitting a fan, only once in awhile

Asked by Oct 19, 2015 at 09:41 AM about the 2003 Pontiac Aztek

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

while driving all of a sudden I hear a noise from front left side of car like
something hitting a fan or belt, only lasts a few seconds, any idea what it might
be.

2 Answers

228,005

Hard to tell from where I sit, open the hood and check the condition of the hood and belt. How are the motor mounts? If they are worn, the front of the engine can sag and the fan starts hitting the fan shroud.

4,425

A squirrel or cat?

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Pontiac Aztek Questions

Pontiac Aztek Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 270
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 230
#3 ejhern
ejhern
Reputation 160
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Buick Rendezvous
27 listings starting at $4,350
Used Pontiac Grand Prix
48 listings starting at $2,999
Used Pontiac Bonneville
4 listings starting at $6,995
Used Chevrolet Impala
42 Great Deals out of 898 listings starting at $300
Used Pontiac Vibe
7 Great Deals out of 117 listings starting at $2,995
Used Ford Escape
172 Great Deals out of 3,873 listings starting at $1,150
Used Ford Explorer
25 Great Deals out of 993 listings starting at $1,397
Used Pontiac GTO
2 listings starting at $12,500

Used Cars For Sale