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Engine Ticking in Chevy Cobalt LS

My engine is ticking and i'm pretty sure it's either the lifters or oil pressure, my oil light isn't on, but i dunno if that would have anything to do with low oil pressure!?

how can i be sure which one is which and how do i go about changing the oil pump! I was told it was easier to change bc it was exterior instead of inside the engine but i can't find it..

anyone know where it's located or a website that will tell me how to find it! thanks!

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  • mahon06 Jan 10, 2009

    okay but how do i find out for sure where the oil pump is located?!

  • mahon06 Jan 12, 2009

    okay thanks, i bought this motor flush, i'm gonna try that first..bc they car only has 60k...and if it still ticks i'm gonna just change the pump but i don't understand why the oil pump would be bad already..



    and this is why i'm not car literate..



    thanks tho. =)

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Unless Chevy changed and did not send out notice that Oil pump is in the Oilpan. Not that hard to Change.

Posted on Jan 05, 2009

  • Travis Humphries
    Travis Humphries Jan 10, 2009

    Unless you are Mechanically Inclined, I would leave this up to your Mechanic or, If it is Still under Warranty, Get Chevy to fix it. You will have to drop the Oil pan to get to the Oil Pump on the Car, It is right iinside the Oil pan.

  • Travis Humphries
    Travis Humphries Jan 12, 2009

    It actually Happens from time to time. New parts can leave you on the side of the Road too!

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