Originally Posted by gr8000
I hope its not the famous engine clicking arround 1,000-1,500rpm... There is an old, extensive thread which was recently re-vamped and describes this in exstenso. Hopefully its NOT it. Please keep us posted
No it's not this - it's a loud knocking at cold startup which disappears after a very short period (a matter of seconds).
Oh, and I am British and when I describe the car as 2007 I mean registered in 2007 (September).