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Identify unknown noise

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octupe
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2020/10/28 14:15:08 (permalink)

Identify unknown noise

Hi,
 
Recently I noticed when idling, just because its quieter to hear it, a sound coming from the drivers side front happening about every 2 seconds, like the sound of some maybe electric motor/pump turning on for a second or so. Stops when the engine goes into stop at traffic lights for example.
I dont remember this happening a couple of months back and I wonder if its normal. Its hard to pinpoint exactly where its coming from except for the general area mentioned.
 
Does any one have a suggestion as to what it might be and whether its something I should worry about?
 
Thanks for any answers

2017 718 Cayman (manual)

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JohnCRS
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Re: Identify unknown noise 2020/11/02 20:34:29 (permalink)
I can only think of the radiator fan in the area of the front wheel arch.  Can be visually checked.

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