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Posted: Tue Dec 27, 2005 9:35 pm 
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I recently did my head, but having fixed that i am left with a tapping noise. It is usually there, but sometimes goes. The more i give it, the quicker the taps. Any idea's? I've heard it might be one of the tappets???
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Posted: Tue Dec 27, 2005 10:20 pm 
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Sounds like lifters to me bro.....

 

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Posted: Tue Dec 27, 2005 11:12 pm 
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did you clean the lifters when you did the head?

 

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Posted: Wed Dec 28, 2005 1:40 am 
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how loid is it the fuel injectors are pretty noisy as well but sonds like HLA's to me
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Posted: Wed Dec 28, 2005 2:02 am 
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As the other three people have sad, its your lifters.

What oil did you use and how many kms has the car done?

 

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