Re: engine noise at start up
On Mon, 10 Oct 2005 22:40:42 -0400, "papajack" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Just bought a 2002 GT Mustang two weeks ago and the second day I had it
>when I started it up I got a slight noise at start up. This was done after
>the engine sat over night. There is a noise that goes away soon after the
>engine warms up. is this noise serious ?? If it is i got a warranty I
>purchased with the vehicle. Noise sounds like a slight knock. Is the oil
>not getting to the parts soon enough? Is there a cherck vavle that
>supposed to hold the oil up there so it won't have a dry start?
I hope you are not using FRAM oil filters. I had the same symptoms
when I tried a fram filter.. Went back to motorcraft filter and
startup noise was gone.