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      07-07-2018, 06:07 AM   #1
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Rod bearings, where to go

Well definitely sounds like I'm in the stage 1 bearing failure stage, anybody have a suggestion to a good shop in ct or even a talented side mechanic to do the install if I just order the whole kit online? This suckkkkks
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Post a video of the sound, you sure itís rod bearings?
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Well definitely sounds like I'm in the stage 1 bearing failure stage, anybody have a suggestion to a good shop in ct or even a talented side mechanic to do the install if I just order the whole kit online? This suckkkkks
What is wrong ? What do you hear ?
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If you would like to bring it down to us we would be more then happy to help check it out for you. shop number is 201-666-3500

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      07-07-2018, 02:39 PM   #6
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Sorry I'm so bad with computers can I text someone the video and they upload it for me, if someone is willing to help me get this noise solved message me your number please.
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I have tried everything sorry no clue how to upload
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Drove it 2 Miles to work last night came home I have antifreeze leaking like crazy, do u guys think it was the waterpump making the noises I been hearing. I did change the pulleys and drive belts in the winter when my pulleys were shredded. Be quite happy if so
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Drove it 2 Miles to work last night came home I have antifreeze leaking like crazy, do u guys think it was the waterpump making the noises I been hearing. I did change the pulleys and drive belts in the winter when my pulleys were shredded. Be quite happy if so
I suggest you take it to a reputable shop and get it diagnosed. You are simply guessing at the problem and more likely than not, will cost You more money in the long run
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Take it to a good shop.

If your car is already knocking there isn't really anything to do... the engine will have to come out of the car
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Take it to a good shop.

If your car is already knocking there isn't really anything to do... the engine will have to come out of the car
It was the waterpump. It was broken. Any noise from under the hood just makes me think rod bearings, if I could post the pic of the waterpump I would
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It was the waterpump. It was broken. Any noise from under the hood just makes me think rod bearings, if I could post the pic of the waterpump I would
Glad it worked out

You may want to replace the rod bearings anyway
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