01 Pontiac grand am is knocking when accelerating

Asked by Nov 12, 2015 at 05:00 PM about the 2001 Pontiac Grand Am

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Was driving fine until I get off expressway it died going up hill and began making a knocking noise and running horrible ??? Any advice

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When driving it inbetween shift into second and third it makes loud fast clicking noise

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