FrostyCanada
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Chirping Noise while Driving

Sun Sep 03, 2017 6:13 am

Hello forum friends, has anyone experienced this while driving their IMIEV?

Note: this noise happens with the a/c on or off at highway speeds, and never happens when accelerating, deceleration and or at city speeds.

When I'm cruising at highway speeds I get this chirping noise from the car. I can't tell if it's coming from the front or back - maybe front passenger side?

You can also hear it when the radio is playing.

The chirping seems to happen when the car is at highway speed and the power needle is in a neutral position or +\- 5% on the power gauge.

Other than that the car works perfectly.

Brian
2016 i-MiEV
with navigation package, in pearl white.

sandange
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Joined: Thu Jul 05, 2012 2:21 am
Location: Quebec, Canada
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Re: Chirping Noise while Driving

Mon Sep 04, 2017 4:25 am

That's a first .
Never heard of anyone with this problem.
Once I had small stone wedge between a brakes disc and the shield making strange noises , Let us know what you discover
Puey Bluey 2014 Miev
76,400 miles, 123,000 km
Previous EVs
Blackie - 2012 ES Miev 2 years - 67,000 km / (41,630 miles)
Total Electric miles driven
118,000, (190,000 km)

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