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I have a montero 2002 and its milage is 76000 mile.i used to put for it 10/40 oil.but today i changed to 5/30 as i was adviced and as the manual said.but now it is producing ticking noise from the engine

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The ticking noise you are hearing is coming from the valves its not a big problem and the thicker oil may make the noise go away. Try using 10W30 oil if the noise still doesn't go away your valves may need to be adjusted which is recommended to be done at 60,000 miles anyway. Have a good day.

Posted on Mar 11, 2011

  • yamen9 Mar 11, 2011

    okay im so thankful...but if i stayed on this oil for the next change...would it affect my engine??

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