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Engine Knock

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by ButchL1947, Feb 13, 2012.

  1. Feb 13, 2012 at 8:59 AM
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    ButchL1947

    ButchL1947 [OP] New Member

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    Just turned 116K and started hearing engine knock on cool mornings at low RPM's sound quickly ends upond short warm up - repair guy says "its a rod" and need to rebuild or replace engine - thoughts?
     
  2. Feb 15, 2012 at 6:12 PM
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    John Cheong

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    could be a bent connecting rod, that could make the piston skirt slap the side of the cylinder wall. take it to a trusted engine mechanic and have them take a look at it. better sooner than later
     
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