I can hear a ticking noise near the valve cover.

Tiny
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  • 1971 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO
  • 66,000 MILES

I can hear a ticking noise near the valve cover on the drivers side. Is the a serious issue or just something out of adjustment

Sunday, January 20th, 2013 AT 1:15 AM

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Tiny
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Could be a rocker arm, push rod, bad lifter or maybe it is an exhaust leak.

Roy

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Sunday, January 20th, 2013 AT 1:24 AM

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