lifters

  1. J

    C63 hydraulic lifters

    Has anyone made a successful Mercedes goodwill claim on hydraulic lifters? My car has been diagnosed by Mercedes needing the lifters replaced. Car is 58 plate on 72k. I've rang local specialist and two have suggested Mercedes should help with the issue. The original Mercedes dealer said they'd...
  2. D

    E500 - hydraulic lifters tap tap tap

    Hi all - I've just bought myself a 2002 E500. First of the W211s. 100,000 miles on the nose. Lots of history and appears to have been well cared for. On acceleration it sounds faintly clattery - think of a low pitched tappet type noise. It doesn't go away when warmed up but is not audible on...
  3. S

    tap-tap-tap....are my cam lifters telling me something?

    hi all i just put back my rockers after changing all the valve seals and i just noticed that one of the cam lifters seems to be sticking - and of course more so when it's cold. What's the best remedy? take them out and replace them? Are they expensive? Or can something be done? thanks...
  4. fatherpierre

    M102 230e W123 lump. Noisy hydro lifters

    As per title. In a bit of a quandry. I've got a late 85 123 230e with lots of miles - 338k, to be precise. Lifters are noisy and not sure if it's economical to have the head off to get them sorted...... Any other way (oil flush - using different grade of oil) to lessen the tapping...
  5. st13phil

    W204 C220CDI Noisy Lifter(s)?

    Just booked my eight-week and 3,000 mile old W204 in to the dealer's to be looked at :( Noticed last week what sounded like one or two noisy lifters after startup as I drove up the carpark at work on my way home. Since then I've been paying attention to it at each start and it only does it...
  6. D

    Hyd valve lifters 300D

    Hello folks, hope you are all well. I have a 1992 300d 6cyl deisel engine 603912 type and non turbo, I think thats about right. Anyway I am now getting the clicking sound from the rocker cover and will soon be investigating the state of things in there. My question is does anyone know where I...
  7. M

    Ticking Cam Lifters W140 S500 1996

    I have a S500 with 74,000 miles which has just starting a ticking noise from cam shaft area on one side. MB have quoted me 20 hrs work plus parts which equates to about £2000.00 + Parts!!! MB say the heads need to come off and the cams and followers replaced. I am sure I have heard somewhere...
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