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2005 Mazda Mazda6 Question: My car runs good and the only issue is a ticking that won't stop.

 

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c4nier, 2.3L 4 Cylinder, Lake Jackson, TX, December 18, 2011, 15:51
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o you think it will be expensive to repair?
have tried STP and other lubes but issues continue.
Help !!!!! Want to sell car but can't with ticking noise.

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    December 18, 2011, 17:50
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    If it has adjustable valves then needs done. What does your owners manual say about the required maintenance? If it recommends adjusting the valves at 60-90k intervals or even as early as 30k, then start there and see if noise goes away.

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