I get a ticking sound when i start my car and as im driving. i need to know what the problem is and how much it will cost to fix it. alsoits on the passenger side.
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1996 Mercedes-Benz S500 Question: ticking noise
Tyreguy June 07, 2011, 11:14Master
There many things that can cause 'ticking' noises under the hood of a car- and there is no way to even remotely diagnose noises without hearing them.
Its most likely valve-train noise or an exhaust leak. Have a reputable MB dealer or import specialist diagnose your noise issue.
Answer #2modeauto from Mode Automotive Repair, June 07, 2011, 12:01Technician
SOUNDS LIKE POSSIBLE EXHAUST LEAK, OR MAYBE LIFTER/TAPPET NOISE, IS YOUR OIL LEVEL FULL? WOULD HAVE TO SEE VEHICLE TO BE ABLE TO DETERMINE WHAT WE ARE DEALING WITH, FEEL FREE TO STOP BY OR CALL.