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ticking Noise? #30420 Jul 24, 2:31am Jul 24, 2:31am
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ticking Noise?
When my car is idling the car makes a ticking noise is that normal or should i go get it checked out?

Re: ticking Noise? [Re: Retardo] #30421 Jul 24, 2:37am Jul 24, 2:37am
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what kind of ticking? does it sound like metal on metal? is it in the car or in the engine bay? confused

Re: ticking Noise? [Re: Retardo] #30422 Jul 24, 5:44am Jul 24, 5:44am
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eek Sounds like a bomb to me. Run rofl

Re: ticking Noise? [Re: Retardo] #30423 Jul 24, 5:48am Jul 24, 5:48am
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In an enclosed area such as a garage ... and with the way our engines are built ... you can hear the values opening and closed, this does make a slight "ticking sound" for lack of a better description.

AS long as the ticking sound goes away completely when you drive, your probably fine.

I would just check all the fluids levels and then start you car and look under the Hood to see if anything appeared loose or rubbing.

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Re: ticking Noise? [Re: RicePowered] #30424 Jul 24, 5:54am Jul 24, 5:54am
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If your not a mechanic...I would get it checked out..better safe than sorry!


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Re: ticking Noise? [Re: Sara] #30425 Jul 24, 6:08am Jul 24, 6:08am
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my car makes a ticking noise at idle to, it seems to go away right after I do an oil change but comes back within 1000 miles.


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Re: ticking Noise? [Re: Retardo] #30426 Jul 24, 6:52am Jul 24, 6:52am
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sometimes my celi talks to me...i usually just drive real fast and it scares the sh!t of her and shuts her up for a little bit thumbsup

Re: ticking Noise? [Re: Retardo] #30427 Jul 24, 12:02pm Jul 24, 12:02pm
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thank you guys youve been very helpful

Re: ticking Noise? [Re: Retardo] #30428 Jul 24, 7:53pm Jul 24, 7:53pm
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if you hear the ticking, get out of your car and quickly try to find the source before it stops.

I dont have a ticking problem, i have a RATTLING problem. Something on my hatch, driver side door handle, and passenger door storage bin rattles. It drives me NUTS!

Re: ticking Noise? [Re: Retardo] #30429 Jul 24, 7:59pm Jul 24, 7:59pm
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Yea, the driver side door handle rattles on our Celica...RRRRRRR!!! I got to fix that. do you hear the noise when you first start your car. Maybe the oil is still working its way in your engine????


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Re: ticking Noise? [Re: Retardo] #30430 Jul 24, 8:11pm Jul 24, 8:11pm
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i hear a rattle time to time when i accelerate (fast) and let my rpms shoot up sounds like it comes from the glove comparment or something anyone know what it could be?


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Re: ticking Noise? [Re: Retardo] #30431 Jul 24, 8:50pm Jul 24, 8:50pm
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someone said.. that the ticking you hear after you turn your engine off... is oil.. breaking down especially after driving hard.. or for a long period of time.. do you realize that in toyota celicas.. toyota didnt put an oil cooler in our car to help prevent oil breakdown. in honda civics.. they come standard with them?? go figure... angry angry puke lollol lollol lollol lollol

Re: ticking Noise? [Re: LiQuiDKiT2005] #30432 Jul 25, 12:11am Jul 25, 12:11am
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does anybody have a problem with there belt squealing too???

Re: ticking Noise? [Re: LiQuiDKiT2005] #30433 Jul 25, 12:18am Jul 25, 12:18am
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Originally Posted by LiQuiDKiT2005
someone said.. that the ticking you hear after you turn your engine off... is oil.. breaking down especially after driving hard.. or for a long period of time.. do you realize that in toyota celicas.. toyota didnt put an oil cooler in our car to help prevent oil breakdown. in honda civics.. they come standard with them?? go figure... angry angry puke lollol lollol lollol lollol


i never get that tick even after running hard or for long distances. i use mobil 1 full synthetic. I think it's the best oil out there.

Re: ticking Noise? [Re: Retardo] #30434 Jul 25, 6:45am Jul 25, 6:45am
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i use mobile 1 too (just recently switched to royal purple)...and i still get ticking noises at idle...some say it's valve chatter...one day (if i ever find a competant toyo mechanic) i'll have someone go check on my vales and maybe adjust the shims or something...


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Re: ticking Noise? [Re: CeliCaRM2001] #30435 Jul 25, 7:49am Jul 25, 7:49am
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Originally Posted by CeliCaRM2001
does anybody have a problem with there belt squealing too???

I had that problem belts where replaced under warranty by the dealer theres a recall on you serpentine belts.

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