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    Thumbs up Slight Tapping Noise

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    Could this be the chain, or can i have the tensioner replaced.

    Need some ideas chaps, am told its an engine out job for the chain

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    Could it be a hydraulic valve. Does the noise go away when the engine is warmed up.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ed taylor View Post
    Could it be a hydraulic valve. Does the noise go away when the engine is warmed up.
    Na mate , i heard it after i had driven 15 miles home, even the guy across the road from me , waved as i pulled up and said sounds like you have a slight tapping noise there

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    Record it and upload it to Youtube mate. The chain isnt an engine out job, I think Benny can do them in just under 3 hours.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rushy View Post
    Record it and upload it to Youtube mate. The chain isnt an engine out job, I think Benny can do them in just under 3 hours.
    Its not that loud mate, just slight

    I have already sent Benny a PM for prices

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    you have a pm on another site lol......oh its £325 all in for anyone who is intrested .

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    Quote Originally Posted by benny View Post
    you have a pm on another site lol......oh its £325 all in for anyone who is intrested .
    Yeah got it and replied mate, good price , i have asked a few more questions


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