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Old 11-05-2010, 11:41 AM
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Hemi tick...

I noticed I have the wonderful Hemi tick and my question is, is it really bad to have? I have an extended warranty on my wk so I can take it to the dealer...should I?
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Re: Hemi tick...

theres nothing they can do. Its the injectors firing....thats it
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theres nothing they can do. Its the injectors firing....thats it
Oh ok cool. Sounded like an exhaust leak. I kinda like it, adds character! Thanks, Scott!!
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Re: Hemi tick...

My wifes Lexus is direct injected and the hemi tick is very similar. Doesnt bother me at all
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My wifes Lexus is direct injected and the hemi tick is very similar. Doesnt bother me at all
Kinda sounds like the predator! hahaha
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I noticed I have the wonderful Hemi tick and my question is, is it really bad to have? I have an extended warranty on my wk so I can take it to the dealer...should I?
Mine diminished when I switched from dino oil to full synthetic (5W-20, of course) at 36K miles.

Shortly thereafter (at 42K miles), changed the EGR valve and the "HEMI tick" is all-but-gone.

Could be coincidence or cause-&-effect. Either way, it's quieter now.
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Mine diminished when I switched from dino oil to full synthetic (5W-20, of course) at 36K miles.

Shortly thereafter (at 42K miles), changed the EGR valve and the "HEMI tick" is all-but-gone.

Could be coincidence or cause-&-effect. Either way, it's quieter now.
Nice! Im going to change my oil this weekend to a full synth! Ill letcha know if she quiets down!
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