when i start the truck it tics for a bit then it stops sounds like a lifter ? any ideas ?
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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 Question: trucks nocks when i first start it then it goes away
Answer #1pushrod November 02, 2012, 03:39Master
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.
Replytuggboatt1962, November 02, 2012, 19:02Rookie
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 #2Greg's Orange Auto (14643 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386globalhelper November 02, 2012, 09:06Master
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
your.mechanic November 02, 2012, 12:24Master
yes it does
Answer #4ziptie12 November 02, 2012, 23:00Master
WIX or NAPA gold oil filter and a QUART of Marvel Mystery Oil. AND don't baby it.
Replytuggboatt1962, November 03, 2012, 13:18Rookie
we will do this ty my friend..... should i use the filter with the drain back valve, or reg filter? on this truck ?
Replyziptie12, November 03, 2012, 22:31Master
Best would be OEM from dealer.
Replytuggboatt1962, November 04, 2012, 00:19Rookie
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 ???
Replyziptie12, November 04, 2012, 10:33Master
Filter doesn't matter that much. Yes 1 quart to REPLACE 1 quart of regular oil. Do not overfill.