2008 V6 Coupe with 118k miles
I’ve only noticed it on cold starts and it happens only for like a second and is right after the engine turns over. It doesn’t sound to me like VTC actuator but I could be totally wrong so don’t trust me lol.
What do you guys think?
hey I have 2009 2.4 I had the vtc rattle like everyone else for a while I finally got around to changing it this is what happened after
- realized timing chain was stretched after reinstallation
-changed timing chain, tensioner, and guides
-test drove vehicle and it took forever to get going...
I have always heard different stories of when the VTEC engages to the secondary cam profile for improved performance at higher engine speeds/load. Some people say you can feel it when it kicks in (I can't say I have), others say it is at 3000RPM, etc.
Now that I have a scan tool that reads...
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