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bent valve? #210968 Jun 28, 12:25pm Jun 28, 12:25pm
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evansville, IN
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bent valve?
there's a loud ticking noise coming from my engine when i give it any throttle. i took it to toyota and they're telling me i need to give them oil change reciepts before they can open up the engine block. am i not allowed to change my own oil and remain under warranty? i dont have any reciepts... how much is it gonna cost me if it's not covered under warranty? i havent had any power loss, so i dont think the valve has broken off yet.

Re: bent valve? [Re: NuMiL0] #210969 Jun 28, 12:33pm Jun 28, 12:33pm
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You are allowed to change your own oil without breaking the warranty as long as you can prove you did change the engine oil regularly. Do you keep the filter and oil receipt when you bought them from Autozone, Wal-mart, etc.?

Re: bent valve? [Re: Liping] #210970 Jun 28, 1:48pm Jun 28, 1:48pm
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who keeps reciepts??? i had no idea i was supposed to keep them... isn't there anything i can do?

please...suggestions... confused

Re: bent valve? [Re: NuMiL0] #210971 Jun 28, 2:20pm Jun 28, 2:20pm
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Go find somebody that has an old reciept for oil. They will have no idea that it wasn't you. That's all that I can come up with though. confused


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