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I have lifter noise only when starting engine .Why

(2006 Dodge Ram 1500)
in Temperance, MI on August 22, 2014
OIl pick up was replaced as well as one lifter from left bank. Right bank is now noisy but only @ start up
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on August 22, 2014
Drain ALL oil out of engine and remove filter. Start engine and see if the noise evens out on both sides after 20 seconds. Then replace filter and add oil to proper level and see if noise is gone.
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