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#1 Emzy2106

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Posted 26 August 2011 - 10:22 AM

Tapping noise when driving above 3000 revs?!

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Posted 26 August 2011 - 07:46 PM

more info needed please, model, engine, petrol, diesel?

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Posted 26 August 2011 - 08:48 PM

Model is focus 1.8 zetec petrol 51 plate

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Posted 27 August 2011 - 04:35 PM

it could be the hydrolic lifters tapping, have you changed the oil lately? the zetec is sensitive to the wrong grade of oil,too thick an oil could restrict the lifters and cause a rattle,but without an inspection its difficult to say for sure.


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