Originally Posted by Aries326
I'm really curious as to why the variability in how frequent the tick happens. I've read that people say changing the lifter fixes their ticks and for other people, it doesn't make a difference. I just had my lifters changed but just the other night, when I was about to go out for a midnight drive, the car was ticking again. Weird. Time to go back to the shop.
The lifters are a band aid and they know it, it's just a waste of time. My case was different though. My cars been quiet for quite a while after the lifters. Others it's non stop even with new lifters.