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Robbs172

Weird Sound Once Engine Knocked Off

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Has anyone noticed a strange squeaking noise for about 3 seconds after engine knocked off?

It sounds like a hamster on a wheel going round! That's the only way I can describe it!

I have a Zetec S TDCI 2011

Thanks in advance!

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Yes and it's completely normal ;)

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Lol ah good! What is it by the way? Thought I was hearing things at first! Thanks again for ur reply iNath :)

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It's been discussed a few times but I don't believe there's ever been a definitive answer.

You're probably right and it's just the hamsters catching their breath!

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I've always assumed that the noise is the flaps in the ventilatiion system behind the dash motoring back to their 'rest' position.

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I thought it was the EGR valve cleaning cycle?

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I've always assumed that the noise is the flaps in the ventilatiion system behind the dash motoring back to their 'rest' position.

Not everyone has climate control though.

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