TAPPITS RATTLING

  • Tiny
  • Pickle
  • 2001 MAZDA B2600
  • 4 CYL
  • MANUAL
  • 185,000 MILES

Just wondering about weather my 2001 model b2600 petrol has tappits or hydraulic lifters As they are rattling and about the white smoke it's making apon starting. Do I need to replace the head gasket too

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Thursday, June 9th, 2011 AT 7:02 AM

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  • Merlin2021
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A block test will confirm if the head gssket is gone, the kit is available at parts stores. You have hydraulic lifters check oil pressure.

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Thursday, June 9th, 2011 AT 8:36 AM
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Thanks very much

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Thursday, June 9th, 2011 AT 8:45 AM
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Your welcome

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Friday, June 10th, 2011 AT 7:06 PM

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