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Clicking in motor 93 impreza

Did a oil change last week end drove to auck last night noticed a clicking in motor on return trip to hamilton is real loud but does kinda dye down after a while any ideas welcome

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  • maggot1nz Jan 31, 2009

    checked oil level all gd car got about 250 thou on clock any suggestions on wot i can do to quiet it dwn car not smoking or using oil jst the noise is a bit annoying

  • maggot1nz Jan 31, 2009

    have checked the oil all gd is ther any thing i can do to try stop the noise if it is in the lifters would a engine cleanr help

  • 240cpa May 11, 2010

    Have you rechecked the oil level? It could be injectors, but since it dies down it could be a lifter noise. If your car has many miles but is not smoking or using much oil, probably not a big thing to worry about.

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I would really check the integrity of the filter. I have put new filters on and they did not flow oil very well or were defective. If it is a lifter noise it is a good thing to make sure it is not from lack of oil flow from a poor filter. It will hard face the lifter shim and will continue to tap even after change if left too long. Hope this helps and have a good day.

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