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2003 c50 volusia - i have a metal tapping noise that comes and goes usally with motor at lower rpm range . it can be idling clutch in and not driving . it does not seem to have caused a proformance problem yet .

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A lot of people describe the valves at the correct position as a tapping, should still be there as rpm's go up but may be drowned out. When was the last time the valve clearances were checked?

You may want to get a mechanics stethescope to help pinpoint it, they're under $5 if there's a harbor freight near you

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