Mechanics

LIFTERS NOISE INTERMITTENT

1986 Ford Ranger

Engine Mechanical problem
1986 Ford Ranger 6 cyl All Wheel Drive Manual 70000 miles

PUT NEW LIFTS IN. ROCKER ARM ASSEMB LY GOOD. ADJUSTED THE LIFTERS 1 1/2 TURNS. FLUSHED THE ENGINE.
THE LIFTER NOISE COMES AND GOES. ADJUSTED THE ROCKER ARMS TWICE.
I CAN'T FIND WHY I HAVE THE LIFTERS WITH COME AND GO NOISE WHY?

THANK YOU,

DON TARQUIN
310-477-9747
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Dtarquin
June 19, 2009.



Its probably coming from a worn camshaft-when you change the lifters it is also recommended that you replace the camshaft

Rasmataz
Jun 19, 2009.