Close

Connecting Rod

By Daniel Dillon, April 27, 2009

The connecting rod transmits the combustion power from the piston to the rotating crankshaft.

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Connecting Rod

  • Knocking or squeaking noise from engine

Connecting Rod Related Repair Advice

  • If a connecting rod bearing fails, the connecting rod may also be damaged
  • Connecting rod bearing failure can be repaired, but on higher mileage vehicles, the engine is often replaced

No comments yet...

Sign in to comment

Related Questions

See what others have asked about this, or visit the Questions page to ask your own question.
Does anyone know what the proper torque spec is for the volvo v70t engine connecting rod?
Upon replacing the rod bearing i snapped one of the bolt threads.are these threads machine pressed or can i replace t...