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Old 11-29-2010
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Ron, the Horton clutch rattles like a steel can full of bolts at an idle, quiet and smooth going down the road.
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When I heard that noise I opened up the front and checked the idler pully. It was loose so I got the parts and fixed it. While there I wobbled the compressor pulley, the bearings were noticibaly lose, so I replaced that as well. The Horton still rattels!
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Originally Posted by WTarrier View Post
How could you hear your louvered vanes? Aren't they somewhere along I-75 in Tennessee?
Oh yeah, that's funny.
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Originally Posted by aaronw View Post
Oh yeah, that's funny.
Aaron, Want another laugh? I also replace the Air Compressor for an oil leak and the idler pully for a rattle. Still had the leak and Horton rattle.
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Old 11-30-2010
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Take it apart and blow the dust out, that should help.
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Always a joker in the crowd.
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