trucks nocks when i first start it then it goes away on 2000 Chevrolet Silverado 2500

when i start the truck it tics for a bit then it stops sounds like a lifter ? any ideas ?

by in Kennebunkport, ME on November 01, 2012
4 answers 5 comments
ANSWER by on November 02, 2012
NEED MORE INFO! ENGINE? MILES? SERVICED REGULARLY? OIL SAE & BRAND? WHAT KIND OF FILTER? OWNED IT HOW LONG? THAT WILL HELP US ANSWER YOUR QUESTION.
COMMENT by on November 02, 2012
engine has, 115000 , owned the truck about 4 month, i noticed a lil tic when i first start it up, so i changed the oil with 5w.30 two types of filter for this truck i put on the reg one with no drain back valve ? the ticking sounds like its geting worse ? 2000, 6.0 any ideas????
ANSWER by on November 02, 2012
if not serviced properly it may be old crusty oil build up. there are oil flush kits that could help this unless its really bad or u may just have weak lifters. try the oil flush kit 1st before taking anything apart
ANSWER by on November 02, 2012
yes it does
ANSWER by on November 02, 2012
WIX or NAPA gold oil filter and a QUART of Marvel Mystery Oil. AND don't baby it.
COMMENT by on November 03, 2012
we will do this ty my friend..... should i use the filter with the drain back valve, or reg filter? on this truck ?
COMMENT by on November 03, 2012
Best would be OEM from dealer.
COMMENT by on November 03, 2012
should i drain aquart of oil, then put in a quart of m, mystry oil? an how long should i leave it in the engine before i drain again ? an can i use the filter i have in now or change it ???
COMMENT by on November 04, 2012
Filter doesn't matter that much. Yes 1 quart to REPLACE 1 quart of regular oil. Do not overfill.