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Old 04-22-2008, 08:19 PM   #1
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1994 Impreza L wagon

Default Why do my hydraulic valve lash adjusters click so bad?

I finally took the valve cover off because it is driving me to madness. I get a horrible clicking and only about 13mpg. I don't drive it too hard, but I'm also not limping it around. What am I missing?

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Old 04-22-2008, 09:19 PM   #2
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Uh, busted lifter so you're effectively running on 3? Don't know whether that's it, but it'd explain low mpg and bad noises.
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