Q: Blew hole in bottom of motor, is it worth fixing ??

asked by on January 09, 2017

Driving on the highway, motor started knocking (sounded like valve tap). Started to smoke soon after and once I pulled over there was a puddle of oil on the highway.

Is this worth fixing or not? I have a picture but am unsure how to attach it here.

Contact email mfogler90@gmail.com

My car has 153000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

If the engine has a rod that went through the block or oil pan then you may have damaged the engine block beyond repair. I would recommend having a mechanic inspect the motor and check for a possible engine swap instead of trying to rebuild and repair the blown motor.

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