Coming accross frequent noises on your car tends to be unpleasant, a motor vehicle is so elaborate that it is most of the time difficult to determine its source and even more difficult to find the part that triggers it. In case you too have already experienced a cold engine noise on your Peugeot 1007, we can certainly help you. Indeed, we chose to compose this content page to be able to analyze the main triggers of an engine that rattles when cold on your Peugeot 1007. First we will take a look at engines that is rattling only when turned on, then because of unsuitable oil and finally because of glow plugs.


The engine of my Peugeot 1007 is rattling only when starting

If the engine of your Peugeot 1007 produces a cold rattles, specifically when starting and which disappear rather quickly afterwards, it is possible that your engine lubrication is responsible. Indeed, the oil strainer (the part that sucks up the oil and makes it rise to the top of the engine) can be harmed and therefore take time to make the oil rise when it is still very viscous. If this is your case, after a few tens of seconds the engine that slams your Peugeot 1007 should return to normal operation because the lubrication of the engine will be done normally, remember to check the condition of the engine.

Engine of my Peugeot 1007 that rattles when cold because of too fluid oil

Another option which can justify an engine which cold rattling on your Peugeot 1007 is that during an oil change the choice of oil was not ideal, indeed, engine oils differ on their viscosity, which we will review with the “W” value, the higher this value is the thicker the oil will be and vice versa. If a too fluid oil has been chosen, it is possible that when cold, the lubrication it allows is not good enough to limit engine slamming, compare the oil used and the oil advised by the manufacturer, if your engine clicking is strong or if it persists on your Peugeot 1007, do not think twice to change it with the right oil.

Engine that rattles when cold on my Peugeot 1007 cause of the glow plugs

If you have a diesel engine, your engine is rattling when cold, and it has difficulty starting when it is cold, it may be your Peugeot 1007 glow plugs that are nearly good to be changed. Indeed, a dead spark plug will cause the attached cylinder not to heat up and will create a stronger rattles on an engine Peugeot 1007, so take into account trying out the state of your spark plugs independently using a multimeter, it may be that only one is involved like all of them. Here, we have listed to you, the main factors of an engine that cold slam on a car, do not think twice to browse our page specialized to your car to find extra details on all the breakdowns linked to your motor vehicle.

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