Q: Car making noise and stopping.

asked by on

My car starts perfectly fine. When I was driving it suddenly started making noise and stopped moving.

The problem you describe may be an engine or transmission problem by what you describe. However with out more information on where the noise came from and did the engine shut off or did the vehicle stop moving because the transmission stopped moving the vehicle. The front axles may of failed and may be causing the problem. My recommendation is to have a mechanic come to your location and check the problem for you. I recommend to have a qualified mechanic check it out such as one from YourMechanic.

Was this answer helpful?
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details
  1. Home
  2. Questions
  3. Car making noise and stopping.

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Won't turn over

Hi Julie. Thanks for contacting us today. In most cases, when you turn the ignition and nothing happens, it's caused by a damaged ignition relay or a battery that does not have enough cranking amps to engage the starter. It...

Q: Tire noise while driving

Several things come to mind. Have the tires always been noisy? did it happen gradually, or all of a sudden? Some tires are noisy even when new. Winter tires or aggressive all-seasons will be louder than a touring tire. Poor...

Q: I cant find my owners manual for my 2004 toyota avalon xls and i have a question. I did a trip using trip a for a total of 19.7 mi

Hi there. If I understand your question correctly, you are saying that you completed a driving test; selecting trip "A" for the ride out and trip "B" for the ride back. Once you arrived back home, trip "A" was 39.2,...

Related articles

How Do Power Car Windows Increase Passenger Safety?
Power windows are responsible for approximately 2,000 emergency room visits every year. When a power window closes, it exerts enough force to bruise or break bones, crush fingers, or restrict an airway. Though...
P0052 OBD-II Trouble Code: HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1)
P0052 code definition HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1) What the...
P0240 OBD-II Trouble Code: Turbocharger Boost Sensor B Circuit Range/Performance
P0240 code definition Turbocharger Boost Sensor B Circuit Range/Performance What the P0240 code means P0240 is an OBD-II generic code triggered when the Engine Control Module (ECM) detects the intake boost...