My car is having noisy valves at cold start up when it is 95 - 107
degrees outside. I've been hearing the noisy valves and lifters upon
startup ever since i've moved to this other part of the country where
it gets so damn hot. The owners manual specificaly states that only
5W20 oil should ever be used.
I'm thinking of either adding LUCAS oil treatment to it next oil change
or simply doing nothing and dismissing this as normal for where I now
Where I used to live had a year round steady temperature between 60 and
70. Now that I'm in a different region it gets to be 100, as soon as
it's winter I'll see some freezing temperatures that allow sleet to
The auto has recieved quality servicing for it's whole life.
What should I do?
'02 Taurus DURATEC V6