Intermittent ticking noise from valve train on BMW 528xi

An intermittent ticking noise from the valve train may be noted at times. This concern is commonly caused by one or more faulty hydraulic valve lifters. Our technicians tell us updated valve lifters are available which should correct this concern.

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Average mileage: 34,600 (32,000–37,200)
2 model years affected: 2008, 2009
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2008 BMW 528xi 37,200 mi,
ticking from valve train