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Old 06-01-2010, 12:26 AM
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wierd ticking noise

ok got my truck 5 days ago and soon as i got home i noticed a anoying ticking that wasnt there earlyer put in in garage after it cooled down no noise took it for a ride got out it was ticking...called my salesman that is also a freind of mine he said hed ckeck it out i was prolly nuts any way he called me today and said there tech guy had stopped by he told him and the tech guy replied that some of them do it some dont but there working on it and will release something soon to fix problem but dont worry about it till then.......man this sucks does any one else have this annoying ticking when you walk to front it sounds loudest but you can here it all the way around front end..
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Old 06-01-2010, 06:33 PM
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Old 06-24-2010, 08:41 AM
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I have the same issue. About 700 km it started. Put a complaint into the dealer. They have looked into and said Ford is looking into it. They called back a week later and still had no updates. I now have 7000 kms and it's still there. It's a bit annoying, hope they get it resolved soon.
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I have the same issue. About 700 km it started. Put a complaint into the dealer. They have looked into and said Ford is looking into it. They called back a week later and still had no updates. I now have 7000 kms and it's still there. It's a bit annoying, hope they get it resolved soon.
whats crazy is mine sometimes dont do it . but today it was
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Old 06-25-2010, 07:43 PM
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Mine does the same. Generally it's noisy though.
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Old 06-26-2010, 09:15 AM
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i believe the noise is the fuel pump knocking its not a concern that will sit you on the side of the road, if our 6.0 and 6.4L werte quiet you would hear something simliar
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Old 06-26-2010, 09:28 AM
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That is true. It won't leave us stranded or likely ever affect the way the engine will ever perform. They did however manage to make the HPP quiet on the 6.7 and not every truck seems to exhibit the problem. They are apparently working on a solution and I hope they can doing something with it..Not that I mind the diesel noise, it's just nice to have a mellow diesel sound while you're idleing talking to others especially when the temps start heading to -40 in the winter months.
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Old 06-26-2010, 09:34 AM
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yes, but i've heard that it will be nearly impossible to fix because your getting a natural "water" hammering noise. that you get with every pump.
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There's a TSB or SSM regarding this, it states something to the effect of normal noise, every diesel has it, just this one is so quiet you can hear it. Will not effect engine durability or longevity.
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Old 06-26-2010, 12:05 PM
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It also states that it's an uncharacteristic noise on "some" as well and they are working on it. Whether they make us live with or they fix it remains.

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