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2008 Chrysler Sebring High pitched whining at 1500 to 2000rpm and rattling while idling

1500 to 2000 rpm's makes high pitched whining noise Sound is worst in mornings after cold night Noise decreases while driving While idling it rattles

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Check the belt tensioner.

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SOURCE: Constant high pitched whining noise. Increases

you could be low on transmission fluid check that and make sure it registering properly on the dipstick.

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