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dwonsch 11-08-2012 07:48 AM

Oil Tick on a 4.0L
 
Hello all,
I have an 2004 WJ with a 4.0L 6 banger and am starting to get a ticking when I first start the engine, but goes away in about 5 to 10 minutes and is fine after that. IS my oil pump starting to go?

Frango100 11-08-2012 12:06 PM

Re: Oil Tick on a 4.0L
 
If the ticking comes from the head area, its most probably a hydraulic valve lash adjuster which is making the sound.

dwonsch 11-08-2012 03:59 PM

Re: Oil Tick on a 4.0L
 
Thanks Frank! i'll check into that.


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