Date: Sun, 31 Aug 1997 19:53:21 GMT
From: sjcrowenopsams.com (Steve Crowe)
Subject: Re: Noise in my new Saab


On 30 Aug 1997 19:19:30 GMT, rubinsnknopsamnyu.edu (Kalman Rubinson) wrote: >Steve Crowe (sjcrowenopsams.com) wrote: >: I work at a multi-line dealer in Frederick, MD on Saab, Mazda, and VW. >: The noise your are hearing is from the top windshield moulding. Air >: gets under it at highway speeds causing it to vibrate and make the >: sound. I will bet that if you push outward on the top of the >: windshield when the noise is occuring, it will go away. I have been >: removing the moulding and securing it with caulk, but the does not >: seem to be a permenant fix on some of the cars. > >I have similar problem with my '96 900SET but only when the AC is on and >only above 85mph. Can't be the windshield molding. Any thoughts? > >Kal Kal, You could be right, but I have had a few people come in and complain about this kind of noise and swear it was from the dash. During the road test with the customer, I push on the windshield and the noise always goes away. The customer is shocked, but happy to find the resolution. Try it, the next time you hear the noise. Push on the top of the windshield. I push firmly in the center and work my way outward towards each side. Good luck, Steve Crowe

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