2001 Buick Century Q&A

2001 Buick Century Question: load engine ticking

This car has the V6 engine. When cold and starting the engine has a loud ticking sound. It almost goes away completely when warmed up. What is the cause and how to fix? -
Answer 1
This likely the exhaust manifold or manifold gaskets. Check the RepairPrice Estimator for an estimate: http://repairpal.com/estimator -
Answer 2
It sounds to me like a noisy lifter -
Comment 1
I have a buick 2001 and it does not stop ticking i think its a lifter most of the buicks stop this one doesnt could it be also the wires in the back ? -