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On start up there is a tickin sound comming out of the top of the motor like a right by the exaust but someone said it might be the lifters do you have any sugestions

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Lifter noise is usually just for about 10 seconds at cold start.
exhaust tick is usually very nosiy at cold start but lessens during warmup. due to exhasut gasket leak or broken exhaust studs. (common)

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