Hydraulic Lifters

Max Hoepli mhoepli at vif.com
Tue May 27 16:59:29 PDT 2008

Mostly makes the noise when warming up. Mechanic heard noise when the car
just started running.

1986 Turbo Quattro Type 44

-----Original Message-----
From: Huw Powell [mailto:audi at humanspeakers.com] 
Sent: May 27, 2008 14:23
To: Max Hoepli
Cc: quattro at audifans.com; audi_owners_usa at yahoogroups.com;
w-t_audifans at yahoogroups.com
Subject: Re: Hydraulic Lifters

> While car was finished painted a mechanic happen to hear the engine and
> commented should have engine flushed. Anyone had this done? Says that
> is added, engine run, and oil changed. Where to get this engine flush
> liquid.

Back to back oil changes would be just as effective.

If you have lifter clatter, does it mostly go away as the engine warms up?

Huw Powell



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