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There is a rattle coming from the distributor shaft.What would cause this?

(1990 Ford Ranger)
in Marion, NC on November 09, 2012
Could it be the intermediate shaft retainer?
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on November 11, 2012
yes it could be
on November 12, 2012
Should I remove the oil pump in order to replace the shaft? Would this problem be affecting my oil pressure and fuel mileage? My engine makes a clicking noise and my gas mileage is less than 15 mpg.
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