Engine knocking noise on Dodge Spirit R/T

Problem Description and Possible Solution

4 cylinder engines may develop a cold engine knock that may last for 3-5 minutes and is often mis-diagnosed as a lifter noise. Our technicians tell us in most cases the noise is coming from the piston area and is not a reliability or durability concern.

Problem Data
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2 model years affected: 1991, 1992
2 people reported this problem