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  1. The 6th Generation
    2000 Honda Accord DX Manual with 190k miles on the odometer. Had this noise since I got the car in December. It recently just started driving me crazy. Here's a video of the noise. I manually apply throttle to show that the tapping increases with the throttle. However, it seems the noise...
  2. The 7th Generation
    My V6 has a tick of some kind, which seems to be coming from cylinder 3. Its pretty loud when the engine is cold, but gets quieter once the engine is warmed up. Even with the engine cold it's not that loud, you can't hear it from inside the car. I'm pretty sure it's either piston slap or some...
  3. The 8th Generation
    Hello all, This is my first post so please be easy on me :). Long story short, just had my timing belt, water pump etc etc changed. My honda has 160k miles and when they were in there they let me know the valve cover gaskets are leaking. So i'm going in to tackle the job and will be...
  4. The 7th Generation
    Does anyone have the valve lash specifications for a 2006 Accord EX 4 cylinder? There is not a sticker under my hood showing the valve lash spec so when I set the lash last week I used .009" for the intake and .011" for the exhaust. Since setting the lash the valve seating sounds louder, the...
  5. The 7th Generation
    I have an 07 accord v-6 with about 62k miles and it is having a ticking when hot and cold. It comes from the area of the heads. Are there any other culprits known for ticking in these engines? I think there may be a little piston slap but that goes away. This noise stays with the engine. I can't...
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