Thread: Bad lifter?
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      09-07-2012, 01:08 AM   #15
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Originally Posted by Figure807 View Post
Can't really tell by the video, but does the ticking go away when you rev up? If so, probably lifters. If it picks up and gets louder, rod knock. This is how I blew my first engine (not this car).
It doesn't go away. Maybe gets slightly louder, but that could also be because the noise follows the revs.
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