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Video: Understanding the Difference Between “Knock” & “Rod Knock”

We talk about engine noises a lot around here, namely because those unusual thunks, tikka-tikkas, and ka-chuks are a great way to diagnose engine issues without ever getting your hands […]

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Infographic: Engine Noises and What They Could Mean

New engines aren’t cheap. And rebuilds can be costly and downright time-consuming. It’s no wonder unfamiliar sounds from our engine compartments can cause immediate concern. Seriously, anything except “vroom,” “roar,” and perhaps […]

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Mailbag: Tracking Down the Source of Engine Knock

Q: I built a 350 engine using parts from Summit Racing. At about 3,000 miles the engine would make a clacking noise at startup, but only when the engine hadn’t been […]