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Posted: Thu Sep 14, 2006 11:32 am 
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We all know the noise, did it suddenly, out of the blue. was driving 10pm one night, all good, next morning, tap tap tap. its not missing. Is it a tappet or hydraulic lifter?

any ideas please?
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Posted: Thu Sep 14, 2006 11:54 am 
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Have you checked out the FAQ? Lots of links there.

 

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Posted: Thu Sep 14, 2006 12:33 pm 
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Its sounds like a blocked or worn lash adjuster.
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Posted: Thu Sep 14, 2006 12:34 pm 
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its a tap dancer in the engine

 

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Posted: Thu Sep 14, 2006 1:26 pm 
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jools is most likely on the money.

could be worse, mine goes tak tak tak, but its the balencer :)

 

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Posted: Thu Sep 14, 2006 4:42 pm 
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my bro had some problem he had to get a new engine lol

 

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