Secondary menu

Search form

Powered by MotoTribe.com

Ticking Valkyrie

I know there are some very knowledgeable and experienced Valkyrie owners on this site. Last summer, I noticed a slight "ticking" sound from the left bank of the engine on my 2000 Tourer. This happens after the engine is warm and is only noticeable at low speeds. Any chance the valves may need adusting? 

Topic:

Motorcycle: 

1 Comment

You may need to adjust the valves. Once that is done and the ticking still is audible you may need to replace the lifters. You can use Ryslone oil additive and that will clean out the lifters of any oil restriction Over time the hole in the lifter get plugged just a little and restricts the flow of oil.. If you decide to use the Ryslone only use about 8-12 oz. I have used it with great results.

Add new comment

Please login if you already have an account or enter your details below to create one.

Your Details
This is a "Tech Help" discussion, please avoid off-topic comments.