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Buzzing / Humming noise

I recently purchased a 2014 Grand Jeep Cherokee Overland V6, while driving in the economy mode there is a buzzing noise when the RPM is between 1000 and 1500. Contacted the dealer and they indicated its normal. Does anyone have any solution as it's driving me crazy.

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Welcome to JeepGarage!! There is a bracket behind the steering wheel that is most likely causing this and there is a Star Case for it. Do a search for the bracket and there is a walk through on how to remove it.
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Sorry, where would I find star case information?
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Re: Buzzing / Humming noise

Chrysler Star Case S1323000022 (bracket behind steering wheel)
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Thank you, I will pass on the info to my dealer.
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Re: Buzzing / Humming noise

I took the vehicle to the dealer and they removed the bracket however the vibrating / humming noise still exist. The dealer want we to leave the vehicle for a couple of days to work with Chrysler to resolve.
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Re: Buzzing / Humming noise

Anil, I have the same problem after bracket removal. Please advise with what they come up with. Thanks...
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Re: Buzzing / Humming noise

Does the buzz caused by the bracket sound like a metallic rattle? In mine it sounds like loose heat shield but under the dash. It only happens at certain vibrations, like when I drive down brick streets and am decelerating. Does this sound similar to what others are hearing? Thanks in advance.


Edit: Searched and found the other thread.

REALLY annoying rattle in steering column

Also has a video of my exact sound.
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Re: Buzzing / Humming noise

The dealer found a coolant line rubbing against the engine. The issue has been corrected.
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Re: Buzzing / Humming noise

Thanks Anil. I will take a close look to see if I can see a similar problem....
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