Car ticks when I give it gas

Asked by Jul 03, 2017 at 09:35 AM about the 1998 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Pinging/detonation or valve ticking? Check your oil level and or try a higher octane fuel. Ticking can also be an caused by an exhaust leak.

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