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Old 01-12-2011, 12:25 PM
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I have a 2009 dodge ram 4x4 with v8 hemi,lately i have noticed a ticking noise at start up it sounds like a lifter to me but im not a mechanic,it also sounds like its coming from rt rear of engine ,it does go away after a while but it quite annoying,is this normally?? My truck has about has 4,300 miles and it has been cold here but it just doesn't sound wright to me ,please advise
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Its called the Hemi tick.
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Could also be a broken manifold bolt on the exhaust. Get it checked out just to be sure.
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