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#1 triiifashions

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Posted 23 May 2008 - 07:45 AM

just bought a 98 outback that has had an engine out of a 2000 put into it runs great but there is a loud tick in the engine that is from startup to accelerating hot or cold

didnt know if it was somthing that was done during engine transfer or what

thx in advance



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#2 ShawnW

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Posted 25 May 2008 - 11:33 AM

I moved your post over to this forum, its more appropriate here.

What you have there is piston slap, unfortunately pretty common and if it goes away in 5 minutes of running its nothing too terrible to worry about.




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