EDIT/UPDATE: Apparently, the noise is the water pump. It wasn't displaying any of the classic signs of water pump failure, so that never even occurred to me. But eventually the pump seized and shredded the timing belt. Replaced those bits, and it's back to normal, sounding great (or, as great as a Neon can sound, anyway). Thanks to everyone who replied to this with ideas!
Anyone have any idea what this noise might be?
This video is documenting an odd rattle that is apparently coming from the bottom-end of the engine. It's a 2L SOHC four cylinder. No idea what's making the noise, but it doesn't seem to affect drivability any, nor does it raise the temperature or muck with the oil pressure.
Dodge Neon - Front Wheel Bearing Replacement
Replacement of the front driver's side wheel bearing on a 2001 Dodge Neon.
This video Covers the following areas:
Removing the Caliper and Rotor
Removal of the Knuckle Assembly
Pressing out the Hub and Bearing from the knuckle assembly using an
The use of a Bearing Splitter
Timing Belt & Water Pump Replacement : Timing Belt & Water Pump: Timing an Engine
After reinstalling a car's timing belt and water pump, timing an engine is
done to make sure the mechanical alignment is correct between the camshafts
and crankshaft. Learn how to time an engine with tips from a certified auto
mechanic in this free video on car engine repairs.
Expert: Nathan McCullough
Bio: Nathan McCullough graduated from Nashville Auto-Diesel College with a
GPA of 3.5 and received their Craftsmanship Award and Honor Seal.
Filmmaker: Robert Rogers
Real Drivers: Dodge Neon SRT4
Although Vermont teased us with warm weather last week, and many specialty
vehicles emerged from their winter hibernation as a result, it cooled off
quite a bit before this shoot could be arranged. But while this film of
Andrew Corvo's sleeper SRT4 may be dotted with snowflakes instead of
pollen, it's still an opportunity to learn about a very unique (and
As usual, stay tuned for more vehicles and shows in the coming months and
take a look at all the videos over at http://hittingredline.com/ .
Music courtesy of Blik ("Moonlight Mix") and Zero Project ("Earthbeat"),
used under a Creative Commons Attribution license.
How To Install Replace Broken Side Rear View Mirror Dodge Plymouth Neon 00-05 1AAuto.com
1A Auto shows you how to repair, install, fix, change or replace a broken,
smashed, cracked, or shattered rear side view mirror. This video is
applicable to 00, 01, 02, 03, 04, or 05 Dodge Plymouth or Neon models. This
is a pretty easy process that does require removal of the door panel. This
is not hard as long as you know how to do it. This video is a great help
to the do-it-yourself person.
How to install motor mounts and transmission transaxle mounts
Anthony @ DIYautotech taking you through the steps on how to remove &
replace motor mounts & transmission/trans axle mounts on front wheel drive
applications. Every car may vary slightly, but the concepts are still the
If you have any questions please leave a message below & I'll try to get
back to you with the best of my knowledge!
Cold Engine Start (/w Knock)
Well this is what cold engine knock sounds like (on an older vehicle). In
this case, a 1995 Grand Prix saloon. Once it warms up its drive like butter
with no noise.
How To Change A Waterpump
Scotty Kilmer, mechanic for the last 46 years, shows how to change a
waterpump on your car. And, If you like my car help, be sure to watch my
live car talk show every Saturday morning at 10 AM CST on YouTube. I answer
your car questions LIVE there. Just check it out at
eature=c4-overview . And remember, every TUESDAY I upload a new video, so
don't miss them.