Tap in 01 grand Cherokee 4.0 straight 6

Asked by Apr 16, 2016 at 09:30 AM about the 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have replaced the lifters rocker arms
valve springs and pushrods in my 2001
Jeep grand Cherokee! If you push down on
the pushrod one fourth cylinder front to
back the noise. What could a possibility be
for the problem

3 Answers

50,735

Perhaps the camshaft has a bad lobe.

Correction – if you push down on the rocker arm on the fourth cylinder it stops

50,735

If everything replaced was the correct part....sure makes me wonder if it is a lubrication problem (to the lifter), a worn valve stem or a flat cam lobe.

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