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Loud lifter noise

My truck has loud lifter noise when it is cold. What does that mean and what can I do about it?

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Over time and miles the lifters tend to collapse and the only way to quiet the noise is to replace them or use something like lucas to try to keep the pressure up in the lifters. If you did replace the lifters it would help with performance because when the lifters start to collapse the valves do not open all of the way. Hope this helps!

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