Last post on Apr 13, 2011 at 12:31 PM
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Toyota Matrix, Engine, Wagon
#1 of 2 Engine rattling noise
Apr 11, 2011 (11:39 am)
Hi All, I recently purchased a 2008 Toyota matrix and on cold start after I put it into gear a loud rattling noise comes from the engine. Noise will go away once warmed up. Toyota cleaned out the throttle body but the noise still persists. Anyone had a similar problem and was there a resolution.. Thanks
#2 of 2 Problem has been resolved
Apr 13, 2011 (12:31 pm)
Problem has been resolved. Turns out there was a worn bushing on the belt tensioner which was causing the rattle. Toyota replaced this under warranty and now there is no rattle.