I have a 99. Loud pop noise.

Asked by May 27, 2013 at 11:46 AM about the 1999 Mercury Cougar V6 Hatchback FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

After I parked and turned the car off it made a loud pop noise. When I got back in to go there's a loud humming noise coming from under the hood. It revs high and vibrates in the front end.

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Go have a look. Check your belts. Theres a water pump with a belt on the backside (opposite of the pulleys) of the front bank cylinder head. Definitely check that belt.

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