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Re: Not Valve Tick Tick

Subject: Re: Not Valve Tick Tick
From: Rocky Frisco <>
Date: Tue, 05 Feb 2002 23:29:39 -0600 wrote:
> I am trying to diagnose a noise that is louder than a valve tick tick.  It is
> more of a tock tock and occurs when the car is at idle-low rpm 900-1200.  It
> goes away above 1200 RPM, so I usually only hear the noise when the car is
> warmed up and I come to a stop.  I am running my 69 BGT with the Weber 45DOCE
> at 20 degrees BTDC.   A friend of mine suggested that it may be piston slap.
> Any other thoughts?

What's the oil pressure when it's doing this?

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