Why does my car sound like a chain dragging?

Why does my car sound like a chain dragging?

Have you run over anything recently that might have gotten wedged under the car. A broken exhaust pipe or muffler dragging when driving down the road would make a noise that you would not hear when sitting still.. Well an axle CV joint or wheel bearing could be the problem, those would only make noise while driving.

Do you need the plastic cover under your car?

It protects the engine from splashes of water that may cause sudden temperature drop in an isolated area, or any water that can cause corrosion. Unless your engine is air-cooled, then all that splash shield is not that necessary for cooling, it’s just there for shielding, hence for longevity’s sake.

What makes a dragging noise in the back of my car?

HIYou need to put the car up in the air and check the rear brakes. If its 4 wheel disk brakes you need to check the right rear brake caliper for any kind of binding and also check for pad ware that may be more on one side then the other.

What kind of noise does a rear wheel make?

So the other day I was driving in a school zone at about 20 mph when I heard a VERY loud sound, like I’m dragging metal. i might also describe it as two rusty metal plates being rubbed against each other, but really really loud. The noise is related to speed, it sounds cyclical and speeds up as the wheel turns faster.

Why does my car make a grinding noise when I drive?

With the grinding noise from the brakes, if you ignore this noise at the first time, next time it will be a powerful grinding. When driving, the last part of the pad has worn out, forcing the metal backing plate clamping directly onto the brake disc that makes scraping sound.

Is there dragging sound but nothing is on the ground?

Well, on my way to school I started hearing this dragging sound, looked under my car fast and there was nothing dragging on the ground, and i didnt see anything quickly that was hitting anything, when i slowed down, the sound slowed down, sped up, it sped up, when i stopped the sound stopped… anyone have any ideas?