Mechanics

TAPPING IN ENGINE

2006 Scion tC

Engine Mechanical problem
2006 Scion tC 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Manual 61000 miles

hear a lite tapping when car is at 3000 rpms. Engine light is not on.
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Tina88
October 3, 2010.



Have codes read at most autoparts stores for free, post codes in this thread.

The tapping is usually a lifter, but Toyota uses an adjustment shim.
If shim has excessive clearence, I would be concerned about an oil problem.
These shims are designed to last life of car.

Mmprince4000
Oct 4, 2010.