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    Wind noise at 120mph

    anyone know what might be the problem everytime i drive my 996 at 120mph or above there seems and sounds to receive a very loud whistleling noise. it is very loud sound that can be heard inside the cars cabin, but cannot feel any air coming inside the car, could be the windows or door sills anyone with similar problems?

    Re: Wind noise at 120mph

    Sounds like an air leak.

    Re: Wind noise at 120mph

    Mine is fairly quiet at 157, but does it matter?

    Re: Wind noise at 120mph

    I think it does matter because in my car at 120mph or more it feels like the side windows are going to blow into the cockpit.

    Re: Wind noise at 120mph

    I had a similar problem in a BMW at lower speeds. Took ages to discover it was a tiny gap between windscreen and rubber seal at one spot. Acted as kind of resonnant cavity so only occurred in narrow speed range . Put some sealant in it and never had any more problems.

    Re: Wind noise at 120mph

    Exactly the same problem my friend has in his brand new BMW X3. Loud whistling sound over 80-85 mph. Figured it was coming from the windshield.

    Re: Wind noise at 120mph

    I only get wind noise at 174 with a tailwind of course!

    Re: Wind noise at 120mph

    I'll tell you what's the problem, I had the same problem check the rubber hose around the ‎door you will find that maybe it just have a small dent or twist, just pull it back and it ‎will be fine

     
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