Previous Thread
Next Thread
New Reply
Print Thread
Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 5
disco_dave
New Member
disco_dave
1992 red Toyota Celica GT haT
New Member
1992 Toyota Celica GT haT

Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 5
usa
Jul 15, 10:51am - #223428 
92 Celica noises

i've got a '92 celica gt. when i'm driving and slow down, and don't downshift, the engine speed slows to about 1,000 rpm, and when i hit the gas there's a wickid rattle that comes from the engine. the rattle continues to about 2,000 rpm then the engine is smooth. this happens in all gears. what is it? any suggestions?

Joined: Jun 2004
Posts: 118
gearSHIFTx
Member
gearSHIFTx

Member
1990 Toyota Celica

Joined: Jun 2004
Posts: 118
Irvine, California
Jul 15, 12:12pm - #223429 
I have the same problem in my GTS. I thought it could be knocking and pinging, so i put 91 and it stopped for awhile, but now its doing it again. So i dont know what it could be.

Joined: Oct 2002
Posts: 929
CID498
ECelica Staff
CID498

ECelica Staff
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Oct 2002
Posts: 929
So.Cal
Jul 15, 12:46pm - #223430 
Disco Dave You are "lugging" the engine, all manual trans cars will do that when your in too high of a gear.


GearshiftX you got a case of valve clatter, Get them adjusted and it will prolly cease unless the lifters are too far worn.


"They don't make no seatbelt for the mind. So I can't buckle up for this ride!"
Join the conversation - Register Now or Log In to add your comment


Moderated by  isaac 

Member Spotlight
Lil_Terror
Lil_Terror
2001 Toyota Celica GT
Osan, Korea

Posts: 91
Joined: May 2003
Thanks: Sports, and fixing up my car!!!!
Random: Help me help you!!!!
Show All Member Profiles 
Shout Box
Recent Topics
E-brake and seized brake caliper
by osirhc17. 04/27/2017 10:27 AM
TradingGTS for GT what should I know.
by GTS25430. 04/24/2017 5:19 PM
Does 01' corolla struts swap in an 01' celica GT?
by Frostysnowman92. 04/24/2017 1:22 PM
WTB: 00-02 amp bypass harness
by MJ00GTS. 04/18/2017 7:36 PM
Does not seem to be much activity for the 5th gens???
by Coop301. 04/18/2017 7:51 AM
Cold wet weather hesitation
by GTS25430. 04/17/2017 6:15 AM
00-02 premium 8spkr 2din gps solutions?
by MJ00GTS. 04/17/2017 2:24 AM
WTB: valve assy, vacuum switch
by hydraea. 04/15/2017 5:32 PM
Customize Your Toyota Celica Privacy Policy · About · Contact
Privacy Policy · About · Contact
CelicaHobby.com is an independent Toyota Celica enthusiast website. CelicaHobby.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. in any way. The Toyota and Celica names and logos are trademarks owned by Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.
© CelicaHobby.com, 2001-2017
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Snapshot build 20170416)