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  1. 4.3 Mechanical
    I’ve noticed a high pitched whirring noise when I accelerate, but it goes away as soon as I take my foot off the gas. It almost sounds like someone halfway between blowing out and whistling. It doesn’t change in pitch the more I accelerate or if I turn my wheel, but it does get louder. It almost...
  2. 4.2 Faults & Fixes
    Hi all. I have a 2003 Rav, automatic, awd, with about 140k on it. For the past several months, my lovely Sheila has made a high pitched whirring noise when coming off a stop. It seems like the noise is connected to the rpm because when the transmission shifts up, the noise stops. The noise used...
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