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I NEED TO FIND OUT IF A 97 200 SX ES5 5SPEED DOHC HAS A CRANKSHAFT BEARING OR CRANKSHAFT BEARINGS. I START IT UP AND LET IT RUN AND IT TAKES QUITE A BIT FOR IT TO START MAKING KNOCKING SOUNDS AFTER IT WARMS UP. I WAS TOLD BY A GUY AT AUTOZONE THAT

1997 Nissan 200SX

It starts to sound like it knocks after awhile of warming up. I thought it was a lifter but tinkered with it and it did nothing afterwards. Still made the same noise. So if it has crankshaft bearings I can get it or them at the auto parts store but if it is the head well same outcome but more money out of my pocket
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Kaysamdayde
February 8, 2012.




All engines with crankshafts have crank bearings. And connecting rod bearings.

Rivermikerat
Feb 8, 2012.
I meant camshaft bearings lol sorry

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Kaysamdayde
Feb 8, 2012.
All engines with camshafts have camshaft bearings. I believe these will be 2 piece bearings, like rod and crank bearings. I can't find any listings for them at Napa or Autozone.
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Rivermikerat
Feb 8, 2012.

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