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Q: What would cause a whistling sound like a distant fire whistle in the rear of a 96 Cavalier?
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Is whistling voluntary or involuntary?

voluntary, you cause your lips to form the shape to whistle, and cause the air to be pushed out. if whistling were involuntary, you would do it without making an effort (like your heart pumping, digesting things, etc)

What would cause a 2001 echo to whistle from engine maybe intake when accelerating?

A defective vacuum line can cause a whistling sound when the vehicle is accelerating. A loose belt can also create a high pitched whistle sound.

What might cause a toilet to whistle when filling also a washing machine when filling in same utility room?

When a toilet inlet washer gets a slight hole in it, it can whistle. As the water rushes against it or through it its the same as you whistling with your mouth.

Can a wheel alignment cause your car to whistle when driving at low speeds ive already changed out my rotors and breaks?

Whistling at low speeds tends to indicate worn wheel bearings.

Saab 9.3 diesel it makes a loud whistling nose when reeved?

Have you had any belts changed recently? That could be the cause. Turbo wear can cause a whistle as can a leak on the inlet manifold, though a manifold leak usually affects the performance also.

How do you teach a giraffe to whistle?

You can't. But a way round the problem might be revealed in a children's song of the 1950s, "Willie, the whistling giraffe". Search for it in Willie, the baby giraffe, felt sad 'cause he just couldn't laugh, When he wanted to sing, not a note could he bring... But he swallowed a whistle one day, which soon made him happy and gay. He'd hide in the thistle, and whistle and whistle, the animals all would obey...

What is a whistle noise coming from front driver side area while driving?

The most likely cause of the whistling noise is loose or worn weather stripping around the door. If this is the case, the sound heard is the wind.

What would cause a whistling noise in a 1994 Pontiac grand am?

A whistling noise indicates a vacuum leak.

What could cause a whistling noise while running air conditioning?

A bad compressor belt can cause a whistling noise while running the air conditioner. A bad engine can also cause this noise.

What would cause a car to whistle when pushing the gas?

potato with in whistle in it, jammed into the exhaust pipe?

What causes a high pitch whistle on GMC Jimmy?

What cause a whistle song on my gmc jimmy

Why do you hear distant sounds?

Because the sound wave energy from the distant cause has reached your ears.

Can Miranda Cosgrove whistle?

No, she can't whistle 'cause she hasn't even puckered her mouth up and she never blew very gently.

What muscles cause the lips to close and puckering when kissing whistling and speaking?

Orbicularis oris

How do you stop a shower from making a high pitched whistling sound?

to much water flowing through shower valve will cause whistle in pipes.try a new shower head with less flow[gallons per minute]amount should be on head somewhere try 2.5 gpm or less

What would cause a whistling noise upon accelerating in a 1999 jeep Cherokee The noise stops once the speed becomes constant?

A vacuum leak usually from the intake manifold gasket or brake booster hose/connection will cause a whistle upon partial acceleration. It will usually go away when your foot is off the gas or when more throttle is applied.

What is the french lointaine?

lointaine(adj)(dans l'espace)faraway, distantun pays lointain a distant country(dans le futur, passé) distant[cause] indirect[parent] distant

What can cause a Chevy Cavalier to stall?

with me it was the o2 censer

In a Windstar van what would cause a persistent whistling sound if not the belts or the brakes?

vacuum leak

Why is whistling under water in Vermont illegal?

In Vermont it is illegal to make noises, including whistling, underwater that can disorient or hurt marine life. If whistling noises are played around some marine mammals, including whales or dolphins, it can disorient them and may cause them to become stranded.

Why can a dog hear a dog whistle but a human can not?

cause dogs hear vwery well and the whistle is only dog proof it dosent affect humans

What is the cause and effect in the sentence Once the water begins to boil Mother's teakettle whistles?

The cause is the water boiling. The effect is the kettle whistling.

What is happning to the rainforest?

its dieing out cause our distant relatives are evil

What kind of damage will a whistle in the water pipes cause?

None, except to your ears.

What would cause a whistling sound in a GMC Pickup 1993 only when the engine is warm?

"Whistling" sounds are generally vacuum leaks. Start around the EGR valve and/or air intake de-icing assembly.