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Replaced all lifters on a 07 chevy monty carlo ss 5.3 now it don't want to run and has a bad knock that sounds like somebody hitting it with a hammer

It came in with 2 stuck lifters I know I did not drop any thing in it and the noise wasent there before I replaced them

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Did you set the valve clearance after fitting the lifters or did you just tighten all the rockers down
if that is the case the valve springs are bottoming out

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