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2006 subaru forester xt turbo. Performed a head gasket

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replacement, as well as timing...
2006 subaru forester xt turbo. Performed a head gasket replacement, as well as timing components. Have a cold start ticking now, goes away and stays away after about a minute. I purchased the vehicle with a blown head gasket, but it was barely blown, you would have to drive it for 20 minutes before there was an issue. Engine looked great inside, and several cold starts before the repair, there was no noise.
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Subaru Mechanic: Cesar Jimenez,
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when you replaced the head gasket did you number the flat tappet lifters, and put them back in the same spot or did you rearrange them??

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