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Old 09-19-2005, 10:31 AM   #1
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Exclamation svt engine noise at idle ????

Just got my svt, and noticed that at idle, you can hear sort of a clicking sound comming from the engine bay. Is this normal ? It runs fine, idles fine, just wondering wut that noise is. If need be, i can get tha vid camera and show you guys wut it sounds like.


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Old 09-19-2005, 10:33 AM   #2
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Congrats on your new SVT! I saw the pic you posted in your other thread, looks great, post some more.

Yes, that noise you are hearing is normal for our SVT's...we have loud valves and injectors!
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At least it isn't piston slap! My F-150 almost sounded like a diesel! Ford claimed it was normal and that it wouldn't cause any problems.
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Old 09-19-2005, 06:33 PM   #5
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If it sounds like a sewing machine.......it's fine, lol!

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What F150 you running? Mine, at least to date, is ultra silent at least until you get into the throttle
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Is there any way to dampin that noise?
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If it sounds like a sewing machine.......it's fine, lol!
Huh...good example, that's what it sounds like!
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