I have a 2001 Toyota Corolla, i was on the highway and my car har started to make thus noise coming from under the hood.

Asked by Jun 01, 2015 at 05:47 PM about the 2001 Toyota Corolla CE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Then is started to cut off then
i pull over, by the time i pulled
all the way over by the time i
got over the car just shut off.
So I checked to see if i
needed oil and i was
completely out. So i put in
three quarts of oil and then i
tried to start it back up but it
didn't start. It was making this
noise like it wanted to but
couldn't.

2 Answers

148,855

Ok, please clarify if it turns over and does not start or does not even turn over. You were driving with 1 quart of oil in the motor. Did the red light not come on? I will be surprised if it is not shot. The cam has bucket tappet cam-followers and with no oil up on top the tappets yea man it will make noise. The timing chain tensioner will burn up and a domino affect begins.... Then either spin or burn up rod bearing. Please let me know if it turns over, and see if it's not already seized. Then we can go from there. This is one of the things that happens with no oil

148,855

good bearings. These are just examples of one of the many many things that will happen if a car has no life-blood

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Rattling under hood of 2013 Corolla S 5 answers

    I have a 2013 Toyota Corolla S. I noticed a few months ago, once the engine is warmed up and I am accelerating between 2,000-3,000 RPM, there is a rattling coming from under the right side (passenger...

    2013 Toyota Corolla S

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2007 Toyota Corolla CE - Won't turn-on rightaway & Has ticking sound! 18 answers

    I have a 2007 Toyota Corolla CE which i recently had the engine top-end / oil pump / lifters etc. replaced. However i'm experiencing a few issues, The car takes awhile to start it will turn over but...

    2007 Toyota Corolla CE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2000 toyota corolla 1 answer

    I have a 2000 Toyota corolla. It was driving fine until one day it started shaking on the road. I decided to park it on the side of the road to check why it is shaking and I didn't find anything wro...

    2000 Toyota Corolla VE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • How do I change the alternator fuse in a 2010 Toyota corolla 33 answers

    I found the fuse box under the hood in the engine compartment, looks like the fuse box has several layers, not sure about taking all this apart to change the alt fuse, is there a better way??

    2010 Toyota Corolla

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • My 1994 Corolla dies when you put it in gear. 32 answers

    My 1994 Corolla dies when you put it in gear. Had the car towed home where I replace the fuel pump under rear seat as well as the in line fuel filter under the hood. Car would not start so after the...

    1994 Toyota Corolla DX

    -

    General

Search Toyota Corolla Questions

Toyota Corolla Experts

#1 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 16,120
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 2,290
#3 tenspeed
tenspeed
Reputation 1,790
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota Camry
1,094 Great Deals out of 96,265 listings starting at $1,250
Used Honda Civic
668 Great Deals out of 77,419 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda Accord
814 Great Deals out of 81,613 listings starting at $899
Used Toyota RAV4
644 Great Deals out of 61,987 listings starting at $2,450
Used Nissan Altima
1,075 Great Deals out of 82,559 listings starting at $670
Used Nissan Sentra
605 Great Deals out of 52,959 listings starting at $1,799
Used Hyundai Elantra
564 Great Deals out of 55,002 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Tacoma
614 Great Deals out of 35,124 listings starting at $2,155
Used Toyota Prius
253 Great Deals out of 22,361 listings starting at $1,250
Used Honda CR-V
813 Great Deals out of 59,368 listings starting at $1,200
Used Toyota Yaris
89 Great Deals out of 13,105 listings starting at $1,745
Used Hyundai Sonata
609 Great Deals out of 51,096 listings starting at $1,300
Used Ford Focus
699 Great Deals out of 58,723 listings starting at $995

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Toyota Corolla For Sale
43,421 listings starting at $14,977
2016 Toyota Corolla For Sale
95 Great Deals out of 6,332 listings starting at $9,992
2015 Toyota Corolla For Sale
203 Great Deals out of 6,438 listings starting at $7,995
2014 Toyota Corolla For Sale
198 Great Deals out of 5,749 listings starting at $6,995
2013 Toyota Corolla For Sale
90 Great Deals out of 2,244 listings starting at $5,591