why does my 2006 Pontiac grand prix make a loud schreeching noise when driving straight seems to do this after car is driven for awhile

Asked by Apr 21, 2015 at 01:23 PM about the 2006 Pontiac Grand Prix

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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often a scheeching sound is the serpentine belt. Either loose from bad tensioner or one of the components driven by it is freezing up, and is screaming from friction on pulley

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Serpentine belt or an accesory driven by it is the likely cause (as FORDNUT said). However, if it s not an engine noise, could it be a brake hanging up and not releasing on one wheel?

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