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Old 12-29-2009, 10:57 PM
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Default 02 4.7 that ticks like exhaust leak

This gets on my nerves and everyone says it's the injectors but this can't be.
sounds like lifters but that can't be either I think. You can here it at all rpm's and it speeds up with the rpm's. This is the second engine and it did it with both
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Did you reuse the exhaust manifolds? They're notorious for leaking, especially with the first design gaskets. The 4.7 is an overhead cam engine and doesn't have lifters but it does use hydraulic lash adjusters. It's also possible that you're hearing some timing chain noise from a bad guide or tensioner.
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