knocking noise

Reply

  #1  
Old 06-19-03, 12:25 PM
jonathan_71730
Visiting Guest
Posts: n/a
Smile knocking noise

ok i dont want sent to another site just a opinion plz.thx's in advance,i have a 98 grand prix se and the problem is when i crank it first thing in the morning it makes a loud knocking noise which increases with rpm change but after a few moments of driving it quite;s down considerably "don't think it's a rod " but am i not getting enough oil on top of my valve's because my oil pumps aging or is a valve collapsed>"i duuno" oh and it does'nt burn oil or anything..."thx in advance again"...
 
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 06-19-03, 12:43 PM
Joe_F
Visiting Guest
Posts: n/a
Have you had the dealer take a look at it? Have the oil pressure measure with a reliable gauge. Get it in writing that there is nothing wrong.

Mileage? Which engine do you have in this vehicle? How often does it see oil changes?
 
  #3  
Old 06-19-03, 12:48 PM
jonathan_71730
Visiting Guest
Posts: n/a
knocking

106,000 miles oil pressure shows to be ok but i need a real gauge on it instead of a dummy gauge i guess wifes gone in the car right now but i know its a v-6 and poss a 3.2 liter >dunno but will check thx's
 
  #4  
Old 06-19-03, 03:06 PM
Joe_F
Visiting Guest
Posts: n/a
You need to have the oil pressure checked with a hand held, not dash gauge. Again, Autozone can rent you one. That will tell you if you have possible internal problem.
 
Reply

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Display Modes