Q: Dashboard rattles

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A rattling noise comes from the dash while I drive.

This particular issue could be related to your climate control system. The part(s) that I suspect could be giving you this issue would be either the blower motor, or one of the air distribution box door actuators. If there is a leaf or other debris stuck in your blower motor, a rattling or clicking noise can be heard. A dirty cabin air filter can also cause a blower motor noise. As for the door actuators, this would require a more extensive diagnosis in order to determine whether or not one was bad, and if so, which one. I would recommend having your vehicle’s climate control system inspected by a mechanic in order to confirm this diagnosis.

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