It is never pleasant to discover a noise you don’t know anything about and comes from your car. So what if you define a noise that continues in the cabin of your Toyota Corolla? It is highly conceivable that this is a unimportant issue, but before being sure of that, it is better to do some checks. Our team has made this article to help you find and solve this cabin noise. First, we will look at those that come from the dashboard, then noises from the cabin, the doors, and finally the plastic noises on Toyota Corolla that appear when it is hot.
Reasons that can cause noise in the passenger cabin of your Toyota Corolla
I experience plastic rattling noises on the dashboard Toyota Corolla
One of the conceivable causes that can make a plastic rattling noise in your Toyota Corolla is that your dashboard, following a repair or vibrations suffered during its lifetime, it may have fasteners that have come loose or unscrewed. Try to establish the specific area of this plastic rattling noise on Toyota Corolla and using your vehicle’s technical manual try to check the tightness of all the screws concerned. Otherwise take your car to your mechanic.
I hear noises in the cabin Toyota Corolla
The second most regular possibility of a cabin noise in your Toyota Corolla is that some elements that come apart may be loose, either because of too frequent disassembly that would have reduced the holding between these elements, or because of vibrations. Think about looking at your ceiling light which is sometimes the reason of a cabin noise on Toyota Corolla. Otherwise open your doors, those closest to the origin of the noise and check all the openings, covers that are present there, some may have moved and therefore vibrate while driving. Usually putting them back in place or gluing them is enough to resolve the issue.
I encounter door noises on my Toyota Corolla
If you feel a plastic noise on the doors of your Toyota Corolla, it is conceivable that it is one of your door trim fasteners that is destroyed, or a screw from an internal mechanism of the glass for example or the loudspeaker that has unscrewed and therefore generates the component in question to rub against the door interior. Feel free to disassemble your door trim to find the source of this plastic door noise on Toyota Corolla. For more details on door noises on Toyota Corolla, feel free to read this article.
I discover a cabin noise when hot Toyota Corolla
If, on the other hand, you discover cabin noises in your Toyota Corolla when summer comes or when the outside temperature is warm, it is sadly logical that this problem manifests itself more during these cycles. Indeed, plastic being a rather flexible material will expand with heat and will therefore much more easily rub on other plastic or metal parts, this is what will generate cabin noises when hot on your Toyota Corolla. It is difficult to cure this issue, you can always look for the exact origin of the noise, and try to put foams or tape between the expanding units to limit their noise from their expansion.