Honda Car Forum


 

Go Back   Honda Car Forum - Accord Parts Civic Tuning Acura Racing > Discussion > Honda Technical

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 18 Jun 2008, 09:03 pm
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Posts: 1
Question 2000 honda civic ex - engine noise

Hi,

I bought a 2000 Honda Civic EX not too long ago and I think there might be something wrong with the engine.

First off, when I turn the engine on there is a little bit of a tick, tick, tick noise (kinda sounds like its low on oil, but I've checked the oil several times and the level is fine) - this doesn't really bother me much just thought it might be relevant somehow.
What does bother me is that the engine starts to roar pretty loud at around 2.5rpm (when I approach 3rpm it gets really loud - kinda sounds like i'm revving it up way too high, even though it's far from being in the red zone - especially in the first 3 gears, the 4th and 5th gear are much better). It's accelerating fine, but I have to change gears a lot because the rpm goes up fast (have to go into 2nd at maybe 10-15 (if I'm pushing it)mph, 3rd gear at around 25-30 (if I'm pushing it) mph, 4th gear at around 35-40mph - Is this normal for a Honda? I was driving a Jeep Wrangler before, which obviously drives completely different.)

I would really appreciate some feedback on this...
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2001 Honda Civic engine noise? santosh k Honda Technical 5 23 Nov 2007 09:46 am
I have a 2000 Honda Civic & receintly the doors have a clicking noise and the door control debi z Honda Technical 4 25 Oct 2007 08:21 am
I have a 2000 Honda Civic & receintly the doors have a clicking noise and the door debi z Honda Technical 0 25 Oct 2007 08:06 am
2000 Accord: clicking noise from the engine hasan.mahm@gmail.com Honda 2 6 27 Jun 2005 09:47 pm
2000 Honda Civic makes noise when turning eric Honda 2 4 10 Oct 2004 01:13 am


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:50 pm.


Attribution:
Honda News | Autoblog
Powered by Yahoo Answers




Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2 © 2011, Crawlability, Inc.
HondaCarForum.com is not affiliated with Honda Motor Company in any way. Honda Motor Company does not sponsor, support, or endorse HondaCarForum.com in any way. Copyright/trademark/sales mark infringements are not intended or implied.