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Date:         Wed, 12 Jul 2006 19:32:52 +0200
Reply-To:     Jens Jakob Andersen <jayjay@ZORCK.DK>
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From:         Jens Jakob Andersen <jayjay@ZORCK.DK>
Subject:      Re: Loud metallic knock from engine??????
Comments: To: Jim Felder <>
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Hi all

Took it for a drive, after 5-6 km the noise stopped.

Phew - thank you all for the tip.

Questoin - which oilfilter do you use?

Bst regards

Jens Jakob At 19:19 12-07-2006, Jim Felder wrote: >Jens, > >If the problem is a stuck lifter--not saying it is--then you'll find >it will take 15 to 20 minutes of driving to before it stops. Ten >minutes won't undo a lifter that's become stuck. > >Jim > >On Jul 12, 2006, at 12:03 PM, Jens Jakob Andersen wrote: > >>Bus had been still for 6 weeks. >> >>Dorve 120 km this weekend, no problem. >> >>Parked it again. >> >>Started it today, and then the loud noise was there. >> >>There is enough oil on the engine. >> >>Maybe I'll go out and take it for a drive around the block, to see it >>the noise disappears. >> >>But I tried letting it idle for 5-10 minutes, and that didnt make the >>noise go away. >> >>I do not like this........... >> >>/JJ > > > > >

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