How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask GM Tech (Cam) Your Own Question
GM Tech (Cam)
GM Tech (Cam), Chevy Technician
Category: Chevy
Satisfied Customers: 15133
Experience:  GM Grand Master Technician 2007. 14 years experience.
10949255
Type Your Chevy Question Here...
GM Tech (Cam) is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

06 impala ss has wassing noise in right bank when running,

Customer Question

06 impala ss has wassing noise in right bank when running
JA: Are you fixing your Impala SS yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: took valve covers off and clean oil screen on dod oil pressure switch there was no slud the low oil light went out
JA: Have you checked the oil? How old is your oil pump?
Customer: new oil factorypump
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: engine has started using oil
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Gary replied 2 months ago.

Hello there,

Your wording of the noise please?

How many miles?, what oil in the engine now ?

Gary

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
screwdriver sounding like nr 5 cylinder is were the noise is from 5w30 oil is in the engine 127000 is the miles watching the lifters they are moving
Expert:  Gary replied 2 months ago.

Ok.

This is an SS V8?

Have you had the valve cover of that bank off?

Could be a broken spring or lifter?

Gary