Mechanics

MITSUBISHI MONTERO LIFTERS PROBLEM

2001 Mitsubishi Montero • 204,000 miles

Just replaced all lifters then started engine. Still hearing ticking but not as loud. Yes new oil yes torqued to specs. Noise gets quieter @ around 2500 rpm I did notice on some of the new hydrolic lifters that sme of them you could compress with your thumb and others would not. Any ideas what the problem may be?
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Guest
March 4, 2013.



You will have to let them bleed out, this should not take long, it is often a good idea to sit them in oil for a few hrs prior to installing to help with this.

Mhpautos
Mar 4, 2013.