Ticking Sound After Cold Start Due to Worn Exhaust Rocker Arm Swivel Pads on Chrysler LHS

Problem Description and Possible Solution

A ticking sound (lasting only two to three seconds) may be heard when starting a cold engine. Worn swivel pads on the exhaust rocker arms are commonly the cause. Worn swivel pads will require replacement.

Problem Data
RepairPal Verified
Average mileage: 140,000 (140,000–140,000)
Engine affected: 3.5L V6
3 model years affected: 1999, 2000, 2001
5 people reported this problem
Get Your Car Fixed at a RepairPal Certified Shop.
We certify shops based on expertise, quality work, and verified customer reviews
Viewing 1 - 1 of 1 comments
Same problem, same fix.