Car Information:
Year: 2008
Engine Size: V8
Trans: Automatic

Issue / Question:
We purchased this vehicle new. It now has 22,000 miles. It has always been serviced. It now has a very slight lifter noise. The dealership tech says it’s no big deal. I would like to know if there is an engine oil additive that would help to quiet this noise.

Ask them to listen to the motor of another Armada. If it does not make the same noise it is a big deal. It is most likely that there’s a valve adjustment issue the dealer is trying to pass off until the vehicle is out of power train warranty. There’s no additive that’s going to decrease clearances.

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