Best Answer

The bearings on the crankshaft are worn out. A complete engine overhaul is needed.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2004-09-07 11:23:29
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What is wrong if your '96 Camaro has no oil pressure and there is a knocking from the engine?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

What could be wrong engine knocking then stopped running on an 89 ford ranger?

It may have lost oil pressure. Is the oil full? Insufficient oil is the most common but not the only cause of low oil pressure.

Can a starter being installed wrong cause engine knocking?

no installig a starter wrong will not cause engine knocking. all that will do is maybe short fuses, heat up wires, ruin your starter, or melt wires. knocking isn't electrical it is mechanical like lifters, pistons, valves, things like that

What is lead petrol?

This is petrol to which tetraethyl lead has been added to reduce knocking in the engine. Knocking is when combustion happens at the wrong time in the engine cycle giveing a kind of metallic "ping" sound.

Why would the engine of a 1997 Chevy Cavalier make a loud knocking noise even after being told that there is nothing wrong with it?

it's probably a rod knocking

How can you stop your engine from knocking?

There are some engines that will "KNOCK" if the wrong oil filter is used but in most cases the engine must be disassembled and repaired

What is wrong if an engine is making a knocking noise on a Yamaha raptor 350?

It may need oil? Or motor needs rebuilt.

Pontiac grand am and it is knocking at the back of the motor what could be wrong?

Internal knocking inside the engine is almost always a sign of worn bearings. Crankshsft, or rod bearing would be my guess. The fix, if it is internal, is overhaul. Before opening it up, make sure the knocking is indeed coming from inside the engine.

What is the horsepower on a 1989 Chevy Camaro RS 2.8L V6?

The horsepower of a 1989 camaro Rs is 173 horsepower. WRONG. The number 173 refers to the cubic inches of the 2.8L engine. The rating of that engine is 135 HP stock.

Engine knocking till warmed up on 04 5.3L Chevy Tahoe?

The engine on your 04 5.3L Chevy Tahoe could be knocking until it warmed up because of a bad fuel-air mixture. . The wrong oil could also be a cause.

What symptoms auto oil pressure to rise?

The wrong viscosity of oil in your engine.

What oil type should you use to stop a motor knocking?

Engine oil does not cause a engine knock. It is caused by pre-ignition, which can have many causes, including the wrong grade of fuel octane. Make sure that you are choosing the correct fuel for your vehicle. You may want to take the vehicle to a mechanic, as engine knocking can seriously damage your engine.

What would it cost to rebuild a Chevrolet Camaro engine?

Your question requires more information from you. What year and size is the motor. What is wrong with yours?

People also asked