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Old 10-28-2013, 01:26 AM
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Loosing my mind

Originally Posted by 2002-530I View Post
A leaky valve seal due to a very loose stem is possible I guess. That still don't explain the noise. Idk. Hopefully the machine shop finds something conclusive when the take it apart. I'd make sure to mention the noise to them. Maybe they will be able to find something in the head that was causing the sound. If not I think I'd do the lower end. Adam

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Thanks Adam, what I came up with is, due to open valve the lifter was loose causing the ticking, it was only ticking on #3. Only time will tell, I will know for sure later.

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