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Old 02-17-2012, 12:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey I have a 04 525. I'm having a problem with a ticking noise from my engine. It sounds like it can be the lifters, the engine sounds like a deisel. When I put the car in reverse I notice the sound reduces or go away for a short period of time before returning. Any sugestion on what the problem can be or a fix will be greatly appreciated. Thanks
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When was last oil-change?
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Last oil change was about 3 weeks ago. The ticking was there prior to the oil change. Use mobile 1 synthetic.
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Hmmm, is she ok power-wise?
Gonna refresh my symptom refs in a tiny dark room for a short while...........
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Power wise no problem what so ever that I can determine . Got me as well.
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Could be something as evil as a small-end bearing... Guessing at this stage mate !
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