LIFTER

  • Tiny
  • TedKewl
  • 1995 Isuzu Trooper
  • 6 CYL
  • 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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Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 AT 7:47 AM

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

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Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 AT 1:09 PM
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  • TedKewl
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Ok it happend when the oil blocked up on the left side and now it makes noise like a tapping

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Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 AT 4:41 PM
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What do you mean keep it from leaking down over night.

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Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 AT 10:05 PM
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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

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Thursday, April 14th, 2011 AT 2:15 PM
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  • TedKewl
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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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Tuesday, April 19th, 2011 AT 8:08 AM

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