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

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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: 11 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Gary replied 11 months ago.

Hello there,

Your wording of the noise please?

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


Customer: replied 11 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 11 months ago.


This is an SS V8?

Have you had the valve cover of that bank off?

Could be a broken spring or lifter?