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  1. 5th Generation Explorers | 2011 - 2019
    Hello, I was hoping someone may have advice to offer. In December 2018 I purchased a used 2015 Explorer with about 43k miles. When I turn my steering wheel at low speeds I hear a whining noise from underneath the hood and/or vehicle. After speaking to a mechanic not very experienced with the...
  2. 3rd Generation Explorers | 2002-2005
    Hi all, whenever I've been starting my 4.0 in the cold (around 0 degrees) there is a loud high pitched whining noise that comes from the engine that intensifies/gets higher pitched as rpm's increase. What could be causing this? Doesn't sound like a belt. It goes away after a few miles