Question about 1996 Ford F150 Regular Cab
I have a almost like a valve ticking noise but a little louder at the bottom of my oil pan, it almost sounds like a disiel. i cannot figure out what it is and i am missing on cylinder 5 i have good compression changed all of the wires plugs cap and rotor but cant figure out what the noise is.
You need to do a compression check on all cylinders i think you will find one that is low.
you say you have good compression what is the compression in each cyl?
also is this a 302 or 351?
Posted on Nov 11, 2008
Hello Josh thank you for using FixYa for your answer my name is David.
sounds to me like it Has something to do with the oil pump or the maybye even the screen here is a list of things it may be.
1 Inspect Valve Lifter Insufficient oil supply to valves and lifters. 3 Inspect Rocker Arm Worn or incorrectly adjusted rocker arm(s). 4 Inspect Rod Bearing Incorrect rod or main bearing clearances 5 Inspect Oil Pump Damaged noise at bottom of oil pan - grey_line.gif pump 6 Inspect Oil Pump Drinoise at bottom of oil pan - grey_line.gifaged or faulty oil pump drive gear 7 Inspect Oil Pump Screen Clogged oil pump screen 8 Inspect Engine Oil Capacity Low engine oil level
Posted on Nov 09, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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