Is Lifter Tick Harmful: Causes And Diagnosis 

If a lifter ticks is in an engine, it means that the lifter needs to be removed and rebored

If a lifter ticks is in an engine, it means that the lifter needs to be removed and rebored

The second most common cause of lifter tick noises in the upper portion of the engine

The second most common cause of lifter tick noises in the upper portion of the engine

Chang the oil if it solves the problem of the dirty oil deposits in the lifters

Chang the oil if it solves the problem of the dirty oil deposits in the lifters

In third place, the dreaded bent push rod rears its ugly, costly head.

In third place, the dreaded bent push rod rears its ugly, costly head.

Send the car into the service centre to get the push rod changed.

Send the car into the service centre to get the push rod changed.

Although a lifter tick by itself is harmless, it will likely collapse if it becomes dysfunctional

Although a lifter tick by itself is harmless, it will likely collapse if it becomes dysfunctional