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Old 10-29-2003, 04:17   #1 (permalink)
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i have a problem with my car when it starts up it is rattles but it stops after a few minutes it goes away. But i have started to notice that it is starting to rattle all the time. Is there any way i can fix this
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Old 10-29-2003, 04:22   #2 (permalink)
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Re: rattle

1)motor is on its way out
2)tappets rockers
3)timing chain

besides that all you can do is get a mechanic to give you a free qoute and see how costly it'll be.

i fixed all my problems and after 1500 bucks my motor is leak and rattle free,except in the morning it ticks for a split second then gets back to normal..
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Old 10-29-2003, 04:30   #3 (permalink)
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Re: rattle

i had my to the mechanic a few months ago and it had a full service. He said the motor had to be one a nicest cfi moter he had every seen so i might be betting on the tappet rockers or timing chain
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Re: rattle

does it have enough oil? i guess u have proberly checked that already .
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Re: rattle

Speaking of oil, I'd be sure to get a thicker kind next time. I've just learned this the fun way. :/
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