2009 kia spectra lx 2.0 top engine knocks,

Asked by Sep 03, 2016 at 08:43 PM about the 2009 Kia Spectra LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

cars at 143000mi guy bought it from ran it out of oil drove it started knocking
when reved up gets loud and sounds like someone's hitting myt engine with a
hammer a hundred times a second

1 Answer

232,835

Sounds like internal engine damage from running out of oil. Big fix, hope you got it cheap.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Kia Spectra Questions

Kia Spectra Experts

#1 Jeffrey Foster
Jeffrey Foster
Reputation 410
#2 Christina Ruggiero
Christina Ruggiero
Reputation 400
#3 Christopher Taza
Christopher Taza
Reputation 210
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Civic
515 Great Deals out of 89,462 listings starting at $1,299
Used Kia Optima
391 Great Deals out of 31,060 listings starting at $2,995
Used Hyundai Elantra
480 Great Deals out of 52,858 listings starting at $1,995
Used Toyota Corolla
705 Great Deals out of 73,106 listings starting at $1,950
Used Hyundai Accent
179 Great Deals out of 12,718 listings starting at $1,995
Used Kia Rio
89 Great Deals out of 7,497 listings starting at $1,598
Used Toyota Camry
815 Great Deals out of 90,820 listings starting at $850
Used Honda Accord
780 Great Deals out of 87,936 listings starting at $1,150
Used Kia Forte
153 Great Deals out of 18,736 listings starting at $2,988
Used Ford Focus
534 Great Deals out of 56,855 listings starting at $800
Used Nissan Sentra
425 Great Deals out of 56,412 listings starting at $1,400
Used Nissan Altima
854 Great Deals out of 79,899 listings starting at $1,800
Used Kia Sorento
415 Great Deals out of 33,423 listings starting at $1,495
Used Kia Sportage
244 Great Deals out of 21,498 listings starting at $2,000
Used Hyundai Sonata
597 Great Deals out of 52,232 listings starting at $1,495