Your 1998 Dodge Intrepid 2.7 liter engine the oil light came on and it has a loud knock and then it died what is the problem?
My guess would be that motor is locked.
Any way to temporarily repair plug for Knock sensor on 1993 Chevy blazer k1500 to get it to start to get it home?
What is the sensor located in the middle of the valve covers of an 2004 2.7 motor of a Dodge Intrepid se?
It is called a "knock Sensor" it is the one that advances or retards the engine timing as needed, usually is green in color but there could be other colors and it bolts to the side of the cylinder head in beetwen both heads thank you The igniton coils are the items in the middle of the valve covers.
Several things could be causing that, but a typical "engine knock" usually signifies the need for a replacement engine, or a complete overhaul of the engine. I would recommend a replacement, and I would go with a Jasper product if you can. I work for an automotive repair shop, and we install dozens of them every year, and we have never had a single problem with them. They are definitely worth the money.
Have a 97 Olds 88 replaced MAP sensor and new gaskets for coolant leak everything was great. Now about 250 miles later the engine has a loud ticking knocking noise. Would this be a knock sensor?
Knock in the engine that comes and goes the oil pressure is on the low side and you had lots of recent repairs around the engine are you losing your engine?
Why would a 1997 Dodge Caravan engine make a tapping-ticking noise that went away after warming up but now is constant and seems to come from the top of the engine?
The 3.0L engine had a problem with the lifters that would cause the top end to tick. There is a TSB i believe on how to fix it. If the ticking is coming from the bottom of the engine (sometimes hard to tell) then you might have a Con-Rod knock that starting to show. Eitherway take it to a mechanic for diagnoses.
The Nissan gurus put the knock sensor on the car for a reason. Unfortunately it uses the engine block for the ground and only one wire of the two in the harness is live. The knock sensor is not the easiest piece of equipment to get to so many people either live with the knock sensor being bad or bypass it. Once you get to the sensor, you can clean the engine block and the…