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vnbWK2 11-23-2010 07:45 AM

Any Laredo E V6 owners notice an annoying rattle while sitting at a light? The rattle sounds like it's coming from inside the dashboard behind the stereo or vents area. Loose screw?

jeep2011 11-23-2010 08:05 AM

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Have to checked your sunglass holder? Numerous people have the mysterious rattle and it happens to be the glasses.

vnbWK2 11-23-2010 08:33 AM

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I already checked that, I think. I will check it again the next time it happens. Doesn't happen all the time though. Thanks.

vnbWK2 11-23-2010 05:31 PM

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Happened on the way home. It's not the sunglass holder, but I grabbed the mirror and what do you know, the noise stops. So it's either the mirror or it could be the wire cover running down to the mirror. I find this interesting as I had sort of the same noise with my 1998 ZJ and it was the wire coming out of the headliner to the mirror. I guess I will take a closer look at the mirror, maybe a screw is loose.

jeep2011 11-23-2010 10:00 PM

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Do you have the camera and rain sensors on yours? Might be one of those covers.

JoeSchmoe007 11-23-2010 10:52 PM

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I am glad you pinpointed it - this can be annoying. I also had 98 ZJ and it had screws there in mirror mount. Even though I tightened them mirror would still vibrate slightly at high speed (but it was not making the noise)

vnbWK2 11-24-2010 01:16 PM

Re: rattle

Originally Posted by jeep2011 (Post 306348)
Do you have the camera and rain sensors on yours? Might be one of those covers.

Neither, just the Convenience Group. But now that I know where it's coming from I guess it's not as annoying. Could be just the cable connected to the mirror or even the connector itself. I'm going to take a closer look today.

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