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Clunking noise. I have a 2001 Grand Am Gt. When i start the car it makes a loud clanking noise and when i stop the car i can really hear it. i know some car s make noises to cool down but this is quite loud. It coming from near the oil dipstick and where you pour the oil.

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  • Melanie Centis Oct 07, 2008

    What is that and where are they located?

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Have your lifters looked at

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  • Erick Beckwith Oct 07, 2008

    under the valve cover a mechanic will know how to adjust them you need special tools and if you dont know what you are doing you can crew up your car it is either a loose lifter or possibly a stuck lifter

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