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Old 08-27-2009, 07:20 PM
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Am hearing a ticking noise on start up but goes away after its warm ( couple maybe 5 minutes) and it goes away. Not sure ????
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Welcome to the Z!!! One way to stop that tick is what I did. Magnaflow catback and tons of car audio (fixed problem immediately) lol
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thats the hemi tick. That thing got a hemi (tick tick tick)...nevermind, I already know
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I have the 2003 HEMI and found when I went to a synthetic oil that the Ticking went away..... Don't know if this helped it but it is now gone.
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