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getting a whining noise from left side of engine also rev counter

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getting a whining noise from left side of engine also rev counter going up and down. when you remove oil filler cap whining stops . v70 2.4 2002
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Volvo
Expert:  Mike replied 4 years ago.
Hello and Welcome to justanswer..

My name is MIKE...

Can you please tell me the mileage on the car ?

Also - what is its service history like ? and when was it serviced last / time - mileage wise?

Exactly what has been done / checked so far for this issue?

Does the whine increase / decrease with the speed of the engine revs or the speed of the car in motion?

Rgds, MIKE........................................
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

milage 114,000
service history ok serviced at 109,000. took to local garage they said it could be oil filter housing but not sure. think whine decreases when rev up regards eddie