4 cylinder engines may develop a cold engine knock that may last for 3-5 minutes and is often mis-diagnosed as a lifter noise. Our technicians tell us in most cases the noise is coming from the piston area and is not a reliability or durability concern.
Average mileage: 131,000 (131,000–131,000)
Engines affected: 2.5L 4 Cylinder, 2.5L 4 Cylinder Turbo
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