Question about 1992 Hyundai Excel

1 Answer

My 97 excel has a rather loud ticking noise coming from the engine does anyone know what it is and how to fix it?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 1,959 Answers

Check the oil! A ticking noise is most commonly a sign that there's a lack of oil running through the motor. Start the car and listen for general vicinity of the ticking noise. If the oil is fine and the noise is coming from the engine, there are oil additives that will quiet the noise. Ticking is also a sign of an old motor (guessing you have about 150K on this car) I hope this helps clarify your problem and wish you well with your car. All the best!
Greg
p.s. Please don't hesitate to post back regarding this issue or any other questions!

Posted on May 12, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Tapping noise in engine


What's That Ticking Sound Coming From Your Car's Engine?

www.popularmechanics.com/.../whats-that-ticking-sound-coming-from-...
Apr 18, 2014 - My engine has developed a strange ticking sound. Its whisper-quiet before an oil change, and then makes a loud tapping after a new filter and ...

Engine Tapping - Auto Repair Help

www.auto-repair-help.com/auto_diagnostics/engine_tapping.php
ENGINE MAKES TAPPING NOISE WHEN STARTED by Mark Davidson. SYMPTOM SUMMARY The engine emits a tapping noise on start up. The noise may ...

Engine Ticking Clunking Noise - Repair - YouTube

? 9:37
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ilDtnJi_BS0
Mar 15, 2013 - Uploaded by knurlgnar24
One of my vehicles started making a rather disturbing sound so I went to investigate and to hopefully fix it.

Dec 02, 2015 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Loud ticking noise coming from motor


This is probably tappet noise from the top end of the engine. However you should have it looked at quickly as these engines had a severe problem with oil sludging, even when recommended services were done.
This caused all sorts of problems, so see if you can get it fixed before the engine develops something terminal.
http://www.enginebuildermag.com/Article/66958/sludgy_saab_may_rattle_your_chain.aspx

Apr 13, 2012 | Saab 9 Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

97 Isuzu Trooper loud ticking in the top end,


ist probably your rocker arms they are located underneath the valvue cover

Feb 24, 2012 | Isuzu Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

I have a 2003 Chevy Impala. I ran my car with no oil and now I'm hearing a loud ticking/knocking noise coming from under my valve cover. I added 2 bottles of oil after finding out that I didnt have any...


might be the valves have been damaged running without oil
- or the crankshaft / camshaft / main bearings
most probably you have to let the engine be rebuilt by a mechanic
(expect cost of more than US$ 2.000)
or get another (used) engine at a scrapyard 2003-chevy-wutfveiel3ypko01ydor435x-5-0.jpg 2003-chevy-wutfveiel3ypko01ydor435x-5-2.jpg

Sep 14, 2010 | 2003 Chevrolet Impala

1 Answer

Loud engine knock


I love these cars and have owned a 92 model from 98-09. These cars are infamous for lifter ticking noise. (look up lifter tick on youtube for sound comparison). Although this is not a problem, it is a big nuisance can be fixed by changing the lifters from a 97-99 model. These cars with high mileage also seem to be prone to engine rod knock. 3000gt's timing belts start slipping a tooth or so and the rods start to bang since the timing is off. These engines are interference motors, therefore if the timing is off and you drive around with messed up timing, your internals are all interrupted.(must be rebuilt)
If it is LOUD, I would say it is a rod knock. The best thing to do is add a can of thick oil(forget the name) and don't beat on it. This will reduce the noise alot. If you want to FIX the problem, you will need to rebuild.

Aug 24, 2010 | 1993 Mitsubishi 3000GT

1 Answer

97/Mitsubishi Nimbus with engine ticking noise


If the noise is from the top off the engine it is most likely a failed or failing lifter.

Tom

Apr 27, 2010 | Mitsubishi Lancer Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

97 Merc Grand Marquise just started a loud


If sound comes from under the dash, it might be an hvac actuator that is having a problem? Sometimes you can put your hand on it and feel the vibration? Sometimes with a relay, you can do the same thing.

Mar 13, 2017 | 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis

1 Answer

Hi i just put petrol in my subaru impreza 97 sport model as usual,and i started the car and i heard a loud bang noise coming from the exhaust the car made a loud ticking noise from the engine like a...


Sounds like your timing belt went bad.....HAVE IT CHECKED NOW>>>AND DO NOT DRIVE IT ANYMORE AS YOU MAY CAUSE FURTHER DAMAGE TO YOUR ENGINE.

Dec 12, 2009 | 1997 Subaru Impreza

1 Answer

Ticking noise on KA24E engine


change the oil and filter and add some lucos oil treatment you may have a lifter sticking

Oct 26, 2009 | 1997 Nissan King Cab

1 Answer

I have a 97 Excell Hyundai which has a ticking noise in the motor. It is the twin cam motor and runs fine. Any ideas on what the ticking noise is?


easiest way is just to use a heavier weight motor oil .... if you are in a climate that is always warm/hot ... switch to 40W ... or you can add a can of STP engine oil treatment.

Mar 24, 2009 | Hyundai Excel Cars & Trucks

Not finding what you are looking for?
1992 Hyundai Excel Logo

572 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Hyundai Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75744 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22114 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8123 Answers

Are you a Hyundai Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...