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The ticking is most likely caused by the camshaft followers, if it goes away right away (within 1 or 2 seconds) it is nothing to concern yourself with. oil drains out of the followers when the engine is shut off, they must pump back up with oil when engine is started, the noise is very common and does not indicate any mechanical problem.

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