It doesn,t rattle all the time sometime it will rattle and some not
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2000 Lincoln Town Car Question: 5 minutes after i start the car i hear slight rattling in the engine sometime
Answer #1csubak30 January 05, 2012, 01:47Master
After it kicks into low idle, the vibration of your car changes and you are probably hearing the heat shield on the catalytic converter shaking. Probably broke a weld with age but, this is not a serious prob. just annoying. You can get it rewelded on at a shop.
Answer #2PARTS GUY January 08, 2012, 01:16Master
Without the benifit of hearing the noise it would be guessing. Could be a timing chain tensioner losing oil pressure. Common problem.