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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-08-2005, 01:22 AM Thread Starter
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valve clatter

does any one know what the problem could be in a 5cyl diesel that souds like a lifter clater simular to a valve lifter collasped in a gas engine. i need a starting point
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RE: valve clatter

Which model? Does it need a valve adjustment?

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RE: valve clatter

If it’s the OM617 check the IP timing and condition of the injectors.
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