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kevin231
03-05-2005, 11:07 PM
How do you get rid of a sticky tappet?

Panacea
03-05-2005, 11:55 PM
What the hell is a sticky tappet?

Malaclypse
03-06-2005, 01:04 AM
He's talking about a lifter in an old-style flat tappet cam engine.

Do you get the infamous piston slap/lifter tick on cold starts?

kevin231
03-06-2005, 08:12 AM
yeah it's really annoying

Molson
03-06-2005, 08:52 AM
And its normal.