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When i slow down cruisin through town at 25 35 mph I hear a humming noise in left rear it almost sounds like something when the pully goes around not sure if it is normal or not i have a 2009 custom with 3400 miles Im coming up on my 4000 mile service I guess ill find out than Its not extremely loud noise but enough for me to here it When i go faster than 30 it kinda goes away or gets drownded out???Dont know
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When i slow down cruisin through town at 25 35 mph I hear a humming noise in left rear it almost sounds like something when the pully goes around not sure if it is normal or not i have a 2009 custom with 3400 miles Im coming up on my 4000 mile service I guess ill find out than Its not extremely loud noise but enough for me to here it When i go faster than 30 it kinda goes away or gets drownded out???Dont know
check the belt guard, it might be rubbing on the belt somewhere.

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Check belt tension. Belts tend to hum a little bit from friction. It could be tire noise too.

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Sounds like you may have a misaligned belt and probably no tensioned right either.


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