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When pressing the gas pedal the engin will make this metal clink

It only happens sometimes, when i press the gas pedal i hear some metal kinda clinking noise and goes away after. it doesnt do it all the time but i can hear it. any suggestions?

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  • kpmikey808 Mar 24, 2009

    emissionwiz- what would be the cheapest way to do this? i have a friend that use to be an mechanic. is the driveshaft universal joints expensive and hard to get too?

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HAVE THE DRIVESHAFT UNIVERSAL JOINTS CHECKED FOR EXCESSIVE WEAR, THEY CAN MAKE THIS TYPE OF NOISE.

Posted on Feb 06, 2009

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    yadayada Mar 25, 2009

    Other than having to jack the car up and put it on stands the job is about a 6 on a scale of 1-10 for difficulty, the parts are arount $100

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