Having problems with your 2001 Isuzu Rodeo ?
I just purchased a rodeo from a friend, HE seems 2001 3.2 liter
\015 I just purchased a rodeo from a friend, HE seems to think the motor is shot,so I got a great deal on it. the top end of the motor is making a loud knocking noise,seems to be coming from the top of the motor on the passenger side.it idles fine, and isnt billowing any smoke- Does this sound like the motor is gone?\015
If it's running, the engine is not necessarily a total loss. Sounds like you may need new valves and the rocker arm may be shot. Depending on the current mileage on the vehicle and how much you paid it may be worth having a good mechanic give you an estimate for an overhaul.
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