Tapping in motor when warmed up and idling

Asked by Jul 12, 2017 at 12:34 PM about the 2007 Ford Explorer XLT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2007 ford exploer xlt

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Check your oil level first. Might have some lifter wear depending on how many miles. Good Luck!

20,820

4.0 engine? Could be cam guides worn. Expensive fix. Engine needs to be removed if it is the guide on the rear of the engine.

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