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drap

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Noisy tappets should I change engine?
 

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Have you changed the oil and what grade oil are you running?
 

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What engine mate? and how many kms? Ticking noises can be caused by a lot of different things it’s not necessarily terminal
 

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All sorted thanks I went thru and done checks myself was jst low on oil but the machanic that checked it said it needed new motor not this time bloody buggers. Thanks people
 

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Yeah mech looked at my bus a few years ago and said my engine was fucked, because it had a hell of a rattle. With the help from a couple of JC members worked out it was the balancer. So instead of $3K as quoted, i fixed it myself for about 300 bucks.
 
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