Mechanics

LIFTER

1995 Isuzu Trooper • 6 cylinder 4WD Automatic • 176,000 miles

When I start my 1995 izuzu trooper my Lifter makes a noise an stops at right at about 2 2n half 1/2 Rpms it quits an stops making noise can I replace it or what is the problem it sounds like a tap its not a knock I just put that cause it sounds like that but its not
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TedKewl
April 13, 2011.




Change oil add Marvil Mystery Oil per directions may clean slug from lifter keep it from leaking down over night

Docfixit
Apr 13, 2011.
Ok it happend when the oil blocked up on the left side and now it makes noise like a tapping
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TedKewl
Apr 13, 2011.
What do you mean keep it from leaking down over night.

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TedKewl
Apr 13, 2011.
What does blocked up mean? Lifters are like hydraulic shocks so if spring weak or full of slug oil leaks out and lifter bangs on cam till it pumps up

Docfixit
Apr 14, 2011.
I used Lucas cause they said it was better and I got anti sludge formula castrol gtx and it still makes noise after I put it in an turned it went around the block

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TedKewl
Apr 19, 2011.

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