Clanking noise

Asked by Apr 26, 2017 at 02:49 PM about the 2005 Nissan Altima SE-R

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When I turn on my car it makes a
constant clanking noise and when I
push the throttle down the clanking
noise gets louder and faster what is it

10 Answers


Could be in the starter, I would pull it down and take a look at the starter drive.

Here's a video of the sound


See no video...

Do you have an email I can send it to?


I have to walk the dog, be back in a bit.


That sounds like a rod knock. Is there any oil in the engine?

I'm pretty sure I might of ran it without oil but by the time I put new oil it was already runed


Yep, no taking it back.

What do you mean


The bearing are all shot in the engine from not having oil in the engine. Engine now needs to be rebuilt.

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