KNOCK NOISE FROM ENGINE

  • Tiny
  • hemank
  • Toyota Camry

Hey

i have a xv10 95 2.2L Front Wheel drive toyota camry, which seems to make a knock noise after I accelerate. This happens normally when I accelerate slowly and release the gas pedal. The car has done about 100,000kms (62137Miles). Does anyone know what the problem is?

Thanks

Tuesday, September 25th, 2007 AT 8:59 AM

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  • Tiny
  • fisherman
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Check the motor and transmission mounts.

Where the noise its coming from?

What kind of noise?

Like something " loose"?

Like a traction or brakes?

Let us Know.

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Tuesday, September 25th, 2007 AT 11:38 AM
  • Tiny
  • hemank
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Hey mate
thanks for getting back to me.

The noise is like a soft thud. It feels like its comming from the bottom of the engine.I only hear this thud after I accelerate and release the gas pedal. Do u think its a serious problem? Or is it the drive chain tht needs replacing every few thousand miles

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Tuesday, September 25th, 2007 AT 6:26 PM
  • Tiny
  • fisherman
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Start checking the motor and transmission mounts.

When one of them Its broken the torque off the engine " twist" the whole engine and tranny and makes that " thud" sound.

Check them and let us know.

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Tuesday, September 25th, 2007 AT 8:36 PM
  • Tiny
  • hemank
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So its the mounts thats causing the problem. Thanks. So its not a serious problem? How much do you think it will cost to fix?

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Tuesday, September 25th, 2007 AT 10:08 PM
  • Tiny
  • fisherman
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If. The problem are the mounts.
Around 200 for the " set" but check them first!
The symptoms pointed them BUT. Be sure
could be something else.

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Wednesday, September 26th, 2007 AT 9:49 AM
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  • hemank
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I think you are right, because the cars been in an accident, so I am guessing the engine has shifted off the mounts. And how much would labor cost for the job?

Thanks for your help mate

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Wednesday, September 26th, 2007 AT 5:43 PM

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