my 99 jeep cherokee developed a knock in top end of motor. Any ideas? worse when idles for awhile and running temp

Asked by Jul 09, 2017 at 10:07 PM about the 1999 Jeep Cherokee 4 Dr Classic 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

In the past two days my 99 cherokee developed a top end knock, it seems to
get worse when the jeep warms up. Oil level is good, however does need
changed.

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I would pull the valve cover and inspect.

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