Originally Posted by nitrous36
Are these cars prone to ticking valves? I have a 00 V6 auto. When we first got the car in 03 it would tick on and off. We werent sure if it were the valves or not and would try to find out but had no luck. Now it does it all the time and it has worsened. Now Im pretty sure its the valves. I have seen older 94-98 V6s that had faint valve ticking, a few that didnt and some with valves that ticked badly. Is this common for these cars? Is it something I shold worry about then?
It's probably an exhaust leak, there's a voluntary recall on the drivers side exhaust manifold.
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