What could be the cause of the loud knocking when I put my car into reverse?

Asked by May 11, 2016 at 05:22 PM about the 2000 Nissan Altima SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

This past weekend I was reversing into my garage, but when  I put my car into
reverse all I heard was a loud grinding noise and it was only moving forward.  
When I put it in park it grinds and then whines and still moves forward.  I also
have to lift the parking brake to keep my car from moving.  I have a 2000
Nissan Altima.  Please help.

1 Answer

241,875

Transmission could be damaged.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Nissan Altima Questions

Nissan Altima Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 2,080
#2 Cassie Sapphire
Cassie Sapphire
Reputation 670
#3 putolile
putolile
Reputation 640
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Nissan Maxima
323 Great Deals out of 24,375 listings starting at $999
Used Honda Accord
941 Great Deals out of 77,703 listings starting at $899
Used Toyota Camry
1,098 Great Deals out of 90,895 listings starting at $1,599
Used Honda Civic
811 Great Deals out of 88,080 listings starting at $1,299
Used Nissan Sentra
502 Great Deals out of 52,603 listings starting at $2,000
Used Hyundai Sonata
823 Great Deals out of 46,078 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Corolla
855 Great Deals out of 70,725 listings starting at $1,874
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,059 Great Deals out of 77,896 listings starting at $1,500
Used Kia Optima
459 Great Deals out of 29,368 listings starting at $1,795
Used Chevrolet Impala
589 Great Deals out of 34,066 listings starting at $899
Used Hyundai Elantra
648 Great Deals out of 43,486 listings starting at $1,500

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Nissan Altima For Sale
13 Great Deals out of 39,856 listings starting at $13,995
2016 Nissan Altima For Sale
176 Great Deals out of 8,674 listings starting at $9,599
2015 Nissan Altima For Sale
320 Great Deals out of 9,516 listings starting at $6,816
2014 Nissan Altima For Sale
331 Great Deals out of 7,642 listings starting at $4,200
2013 Nissan Altima For Sale
96 Great Deals out of 3,637 listings starting at $3,900

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.