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Old 09-14-2006, 03:50 PM
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i just bought a 90 civic, w a b16a swap, the dude told me the ticking noise is form a motion sensor under the valve cover.. has anyone ever heard f this or know what it is... thanks
Old 09-14-2006, 06:43 PM
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could be valve lash or your injectors if u listen to any b or d they pretty much all tick, but not real loud never heard of motion sensor
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Never heard of it but lossen your valve cover, not enough to let it spit oil out the side and see if the ticking lightens up or goes away. Also does the noise get louder and more intense the higher the rpm?
Old 09-14-2006, 06:51 PM
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it actually comes and goes, doesnt get louder, when it revs or anything, just stays the same. i just think its weird
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