SR20DE Knock at idle - Nissan Forum
SR20DE/DET Engines 1991-2002 Silvia

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 Old Aug 25th, 2015, 10:11 PM Thread Starter
NissanForums Newbie
 
Joined: Dec 2007
Posts: 1
SR20DE Knock at idle

Guys, need some advice. I have an N14 Pulsar SSS being prepped for a charity race event (24 hours of LeMons). History of the engine is not well known and the clock shows 300,000K's.

Runs nicely and it looks like it's been well maintained. No smoke and very smooth. It has a slight knock at idle. It's coming from the front of the engine loudest around the water pump. Louder when it's cold and disappears above idle. Pulling each plug wire in turn doesn't affect the sound. At this stage it doesn't sound like a death knock but some hard driving may change that.

I'm not overly familiar with these engines, is a rattle/knock usual for these or have I got a time bomb?

Any help greatly appreciated.

Hot_House_Ute is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Nissan Forum > 240SX/Silvia/S12 200SX > SR20DE/DET Engines

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Nissan Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Idle & Start up problem SR20DE s14 Help!!! orion_nz SR20DE/DET Engines 1 Nov 4th, 2008 12:19 PM
Engine knock at idle donmurray L31 2002 - 2006 1 Apr 3rd, 2008 09:21 PM
sr20de won't Idle and dies, please help me Scott2112 Naturally Aspirated 0 May 27th, 2007 12:31 PM
93 Sentra SE-R Knock and no idle? 80bronco94 B13 91-94 chassis 2 Sep 5th, 2006 10:05 AM
knock on cold start sr20de irascible SR-Series Engines (DE/VE) 1 May 5th, 2004 09:04 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome