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  1. 4.3 Mechanical
    Hello! Want to start off by saying I drive a 2012 limited V6 model, with about 93,000 miles on it. I’ve got a low pitched howl/whine coming from my car when I accelerate between 25-30mph. It gets louder the longer you drive and after you’ve been driving around for about 20 min, you can start to...
  2. 4.5 Prime
    Hi folks, I was wondering whether any owners in colder climates have been noticing a constant loud whine coming from the heat pump. I'm bringing it in to the dealer tomorrow to get it checked, but I also wanted to see whether it's a common issue. I live in Canada, and have noticed that the...
  3. 4.3 Mechanical
    This is my first post after searching through the forums for weeks. So I’ve had my rav for a couple of months now and have been hearing an intermittent whine that I was unable to hear on the test drive. It’s hard to say if it’s gotten worse over the course of having the car or I’m just noticing...
  4. 4.3 Mechanical
    I am wondering if any of you had transmission whine early on, and if it has caused you any grief. I have a 2011 v6 AWD, purchased used, and have driven for over 50,000km with transmission whine above 1500RPM at all gears/speed. Other then sometimes being annoying, I have not had any issues. I...
  5. 4.3 Mechanical
    New guy here. Recently purchased a 2011 Rav4 with 54k miles. Base model 4cyl engine with 4wd. Automatic transmission. I am excited about the car and before yesterday felt like we really got a good deal. The good: The car was purchased through a dealer and came with a 60 day or 2.5k mile...
  6. 4.3 Mechanical
    Hello all, first time poster and new owner of a 2010 Limited 2.5 4WD, 155k miles. I test drove a few of these before purchasing the one I have now. A 2009 I drove had the same sound I am hearing now on my 2010 in the same way; when accelerating from stop, more noticeable on hard acceleration...
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