2nd Gear Poster
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Edmonton, AB. CANADA
I'm not sure how much help I'm going to be here, but I'd give this a try.
Check the oil...make sure you're not low. If you are, fill it to full on the dipstick and cross your fingers.
I'm assuming it's more of a heavy click then an knock.
If it truely is a deep heavy knock, you've likely got some bearing issues, and it's probobly new engine time.
I highly doubt that your 10 minute drive in second gear contributed to this. I think it's just coincidental, unless your were driving the car in the redline for the entire time. I kind of agree with the last poster... I don't think that 60 mph in second would redline.
I'd definitely have a mechanic take a quick look at it in either event, but if your oil is good and you're knocking, it sounds like engine time.
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