knocking sound

Asked by Nov 03, 2015 at 01:14 AM about the 1998 Ford Crown Victoria

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

dears am from saudi arabia..i have  crown vic 1998 model.
some times there is knocking sound from engine and i consult a mechanic,he
said that even new models also having this problem..
another one told me that i have to re-tune the engine..
what is the real solution..? please help

2 Answers


Is it a rod knock or is it pinging due to low octane gas? I have never heard of Fords having engine knocks from new.


I agree, pinging would be something to investigate.

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