Question about 2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
When i turn on my truck in the morning it makes a tackling sound my friend told me it was a push valve. I want to know if this right I don't want to spend the money on something that doesn't need to be fixed. I would also like to know if this is hard to fix or is it something I can do myself. The noise is usually in the morning when the truck is cold and after I drive it for about 10 mins. it goes away. Please help.
Unless it smokes, you can live with it. I am guessing you have more than 70k miles and that happens.
The lifters get sloppy with age and you may try using 10-50 , or 20-50 W oil which will probably quite it some.
ypically the noise is greater when it is cold and then gets quieter as it get warm and tolerances close up.
Posted on Mar 02, 2009
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