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360 chysler engine sounds like a valve tap

Changed oil just bought it drove it 100 miles hame sounded fine. changed oil and now it sounds like valves are tapping what do you think could cause this?

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hi try getting a service done make sure they use genuine toyota oil and filters

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sounds like the lifters losed prime! here is a little trick that ive learned add a half off quirt off transmission fluid to the oil to prime the lifter

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Valves Yeah. Put Some Valve Cleaner In Your Gas You Can Buy It At Pretty Much Any Auto Parts Store For About $5.00 If This Doesnt Fix It You May Need A Valve Adjustment.

A Valve Adjustment If Done Yourself Will Take A Repair Manual, Feeler Gauges And A Wrench.


The Timing Chain Is Usually A Steady Scrapping Sound.

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SOURCE: Tapping Noise at idle 1994 Dodge Dakota 3.9L 5 speed manual

for v-6....3.9L

These engines are equipped with hydraulic lash adjusters designed to maintain zero lash at all times.

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Non-adjustable Dry Lash 0.024-0.060 inch.

for v8,...5.2---These engines use hydraulic lifters. No provision for adjustment is provide

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