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Old 02-18-2011, 01:35 PM   #1
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HELP!

Are there any mechanics here that could take a look at my 07 z400. it makes a ticking noise while idling. when i rev it the exhaust is to loud to be able to still here it. just wondering if someone could help me out.
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Sounds like a valve issue
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Sounds like a valve issue
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Old 02-18-2011, 02:52 PM   #4
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Exhaust leak is easy to check for and repair, give it a whirl!
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or an exhaust leak
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if it is not an exhaust leak, any idea how much the valve replacement would cost or recommend some places to take it to be replaced
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When was last time you checked valve clearances or adjusted timing chain tension (assuming it doesn't have ACT)
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When was last time you checked valve clearances or adjusted timing chain tension (assuming it doesn't have ACT)
i haven't had it that long but i guess i should have done some of those things anyways huh?
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if it is not an exhaust leak, any idea how much the valve replacement would cost or recommend some places to take it to be replaced
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