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Old 08-30-2017, 01:41 PM   #3
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2005 VUE 2.2L
Default Re: Electrical - Whining Noise

Originally Posted by gonzalja View Post
Anyone know what it could be? 2008 XR AWD
Originally Posted by fdryer View Post
hearing the alternator whine overload as its trying to recharge a dead battery.
Another way of putting it, when he killed the battery, he killed the battery.

If gonzalja gets a charger and uses it, it may come back.

,,,, somewhat, to handling a( almost) full load. But regular car batteries do not like to have done what we've all done at one point.
ANd alternators don't like to charge dead car batteries. It can kill them.

Make sure there's electrolyte covering the plates if you can access the cells.
'05 ,2.2L, FWD,5-speed stick with transaxle death rattle is history,,,
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