Knocking

Asked by May 19, 2018 at 09:27 PM about the 1993 Toyota Camry

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Car was knocking lots it was hot out put oil in it it
was out about 2.5q started it up lots of Wight
smoke come out and now won't run

6 Answers

13,760

Start looking for another motor.

Nice but was add the oil is that not what to do in that situation

13,760

I don’t think it would of made any difference.

182,695

Adding oil after the engine is seized can't fix all the damage.

30,835

Well, after it over-heated the head likely warped, so that means the head gasket cannot seal correctly and is now leaking, along with possible scored cylinders from being ran low on oil.

152,175

Yep damage was already done before you added oil, all you have is a core engine, as it is a 93 it really not worth putting in a new engine, used one maybe.

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