Honda Civic / Del Sol (1992 - 2000) EG/EH/EJ/EK/EM1 Discussion

how to tell if i spun a bearing

 
Old 09-29-2004, 10:07 AM
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Default how to tell if i spun a bearing

i got a 93 si, beginning of sept, lots a miles (250k) put under 1k on it, driving home the other night sounded like something popped or broke, then ya could hear it knock. any suggestions, its my first honda!

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Old 09-29-2004, 10:14 AM
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If you spun a bearing you'd know because it would start making a loud rapping sound like someone knocking on your engine block with a hammer and it would get a lot louder as RPM's increase. If it's a loud ticking noise it could be in the valve train. Pull your oil dipstick out and examine the oil on the end of it closely under good light. If you see small metallic "specs" in it, odds are you've spun a bearing.
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