Originally Posted by Hendog
No it's not a dieseling sound.
It's always difficult to describe a sound not knowing the source. It sounds LIKE: glass beads, sand sized, being blown around inside a stainless steel cylinder. It may be a bad bearing, but I've never heard a bad bearing so I could be wrong there.
I have the same sound. Just left a mechanics shop I have trusted for years and he said it sounds like a problem either in the starter solenoid or the flywheel.
Well have to have it checked to determine.