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Funny Noises Department
I have a new '00 Nissan Xterra (rear wheel drive)
4x4, automatic tranny. The truck/suv has about
1200 miles on it so far.
Lately, I've noticed a fairly loud "whine" coming
from the right side of the engine compartment when
my foot is depressed on the gas. Its most
noticeable at hiway speeds, and the noise
disappears abruptly when I take my foot off the
Is this normal? I'm used to driving a fwd saturn,
so I can understand that a "truck" might have
different sounds. Could this be one of those "fuel
pump" noises, since it only occurs when the
accelerator is depressed?
Just wondering, and thanks for any insight you can