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    2002 WRX Belt noise

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    This is at idle, when hitting the accelerator, it gets higher pitched.

    any obvious diagnosis here? Do i just need a belt replacement?

    Thanks much

    JC

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    Could be a bearing. Check the pulleys.
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    Thanks for the quick response, will let you know how it goes.

    JC

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    Thumbs up

    Was the AC idler pulley, replaced it and while i was down there, the belts....wrx is whisper quiet....

    Thanks again for the quick reply.

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    Great to hear! It's not an uncommon fault.

    Have a look around the site when you get a chance, we always welcome new members.

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