But you say its a ticking noise witch leads me to believe its a valve trane problem. A hissing sound may be the result of a vacuum leak. If you look under the passenger side glove box, there should be a black plastic panel. The oil will foul the plug and yes it will set off a msifire. When i drive it on second,third or fourth gear between 2100-2400rpm.
My 01 Corolla, with 105k miles, has a pronounced knock and ticking noises from within the engine. I will try the higher octane fuel too. Maybe at the fuel pump. ? Just because the radiator is full doesn't necessarily mean the entire cooling system is full. Once packed, reinstall the dust cover. The grinding noise is usually a sort of clicking sensation.
When I break hard, I can actually feel each knock through the brake pedal, but not in the steering wheel, which makes me more sure that it's from the rear. Generally, when a rod goes bad, the pounding against the crankshaft caused the crankshaft to be worn on one side, and it's no longer round again. Check your engine oil level first - a low oil level could be the most damaging. Remove bolt attaching shock absorber to rear knuckle Shock Absorber Attachment To Knuckle. Oct 23, 2009 The idle issue is normal.
Worry that maybe you might have to replace your thermostat incase its stuck closed. If its a noise thats becoming louder then assume any mechanic should be able to hear it on a test drive. I took the manifold off and couldn't find any rattling component, there wasnt anything loose inside the manifold but it was still causing the terrible engine noise. It recently developed a loud knocking noise whenever I apply the brakes. Using the screw method will pinpoint the problem, if you want to avoid wrecking the engine by a screw breaking or getting sucked in, please consider going to a scrap yard to get a replacement intake manifold. A semi truck with a trailer is slower then a semi… Start with fresh spark plugs and a complete set of ignition wires plug wires and coil wire.
Dealership will not even look at the car, even though it is under warranty, because they want receipts for all oil changes done on the car first. It should run much better after this. Mark the top mount for installation reference. Hopefully you have the owners manual that came with the car. My best guess is that there is something wrong inside the transmission, such as improperly adjusted bands or disi … ntegrated clutch discs? If you can find it, see if you can rattle it and if it makes a similar sound to what you're hearng. You can barely hear the Prizm engine at idle or low speeds, whereas the '00 Corolla has kind of a soft 'clattery' kind of noise.
Is the additional noise a result of differences in engine design, or is a possible defect with my particular car? Tighten the top nut to the manufacturer's specifications and carefully remove the spring compressor. What probably happened is the engine spun a rod bearing or damaged the engine causing the knocking noise. Tighten the nuts to 119 ft. Those were completely missing, caused the whole strut to be separated from the rear attachment point. Is my car dying at 100,000 miles? Remove two fasteners holding the splash shield to the shock assembly upper mount.
Either upon significant acceleration or after about 2-3 minutes the knocking noise returns. Is it regularly serviced , by yourself or a garage? Yes ,my case is exactly the same. The noise is too regular to be something loose or bouncing around. There is a bolt at each end that needs to come off and you just replace it. I use 95 octane unleaded,in the user manual a read that i have to use min.
I have a couple questions: My mechanic stopped by to poke around a bit and listen to things trusted company mechanic , and he noted the timing chain was loose prior to timing chain cover removal and thought that was the problem, stating that somethings wrong with the timing assembly. Regarding the knocking noise, that could be several things, and I am hesitant to comment without hearing it. Hi - your from bad fuel, ignition problems or bad bearings. The car starts and runs great otherwise. I tried spinning the tires by hand, but could not get them going fast enough.