Valves tap loudly

Tiny
RAZORCOBB2000
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  • 1994 JEEP LAREDO
  • 5.2L
  • V8
  • 4WD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 221,000 MILES
Valves tap loudly for a brief period of time when first started in the morning.
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Monday, April 15th, 2019 AT 8:04 AM

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Tiny
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Good morning,

This could be either a valve lifter noise or maybe the bearings in the lower end of the motor.

It is hard to say without hearing it. Can you take a video of it and post it here so I can hear it?

https://www.2carpros.com/articles/engine-noises

Roy
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Monday, April 15th, 2019 AT 8:38 AM

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