Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: Skoda fabia vrs 1.9

asked by on

Hi i have a skoda fabia vrs 1.9 i hear a rattling noise from the engine but when i break it stops i dont know what it can be also my car gets stuck in 1st and reverse gear

A: It sounds like you may have a clutch pressu...

It sounds like you may have a clutch pressure plate problem or a release bearing going bad. This is why you have problems shifting first and reverse. Have a mechanic check the clutch to see if it is in need or repairs.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Save up to 30%

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Using the 3 2 1 Gears in an automatic.

They are there for a reason. The transmission is controlled by a computer. It will not let you cause damage. You have to look at it from a perspective that it's there to prevent shifts, and not to force a...

Q: How do you check the transmission fluid?

Like your engine, your transmission needs fluid in order to operate safely. It lubricates parts, reduces friction, prevents premature wear and tear, and more. It’s vital that you keep an eye on the level of fluid in your transmission, and...

Q: Can you drive 1993 buick at 65 mph + to from work for 18 months with bad balancer

In regards to the question about driving a car for extended time with a bad harmonic balancer, it's very difficult to answer that question without having more specifics. If the motor is rattling at idle, it could be caused by...

Related articles

What Causes Hoses to Leak?
While the largest part of your engine is mechanical, hydraulics plays a significant role. You’ll find fluids at work in a number of different areas. Your car's fluids include: Engine oil Transmission...
How to Renew Your Car Registration in Oklahoma(DELETED)
Having your car registered with the Oklahoma Tax Commission is an important part of driving legally in this state. You will need to do this within 30 days of moving to Oklahoma...
P2103 OBD-II Trouble Code: Throttle Actuator Control Motor Circuit High
P2103 means there is a fault with the throttle actuator control motor circuit, likely due to a defective electrical component or part.