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Rolls Royce Silver Shadow l: my 1973 RR silver shadow makes

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my 1973 RR silver shadow makes a ticking noise in around the engine. read about hydraulic pump issues but I wonder how to identify the source of the ticking/tapping....
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Australia Car
Expert:  Eric replied 1 year ago.
HI,I am sorry that you have not been helped yet. I just came online and saw your questionYou will need a helper and a mechanic's stethoscope. Have your helper sit in the vehicle and lightly rev the engine while you listen to the timing cover, valve cover, oil pan for the ticking noise with the stethoscope. At whichever one you hear the ticking noise amplified, that is the culprit area and we can go from there on repairing