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I have a 2000 cab 6spd I had a bad down**** and over reved a little last week.. The car runs fine but ive noticed that when i start the car in the morning it makes a taping sound for about 2 seconds then it goes away. Oil level is fine. Just wondering if i tore something up.. Any suggestions or is this ok.. It only makes the sound for about 2 seconds if that then it goes away.. Temp is fine car runs good

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If you are using 0W40 in areas that are not very cold, (and this also means if you park your car in a moderate temperature garage) change to at least a 5W-40. Water (or 0W) oil does not like to stay in the lifters too long and may bleed down too much (especially after a spirrited drive) when the engine is shut down. This allows the lifter to lose it's hydraulic effect for a few seconds when starting until new oil can replace the missing oil.

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