2015 Vauxhall Corsa 1.2
A very loud ticking engine. It sounds a bit like a sewing machine.

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Matt
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1 points

Problem added: Oct 29, 2020 (1 month ago)
Hi All on my Corsa 2015, 1.2 I’ve been having this loud ticking noise when the engine is on. It gets heavier as I accelerate. It’s done 53k. The noise started recently after water pump replacement.

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Car: Vauxhall Corsa
Variant: 1.2
Model Year: 2015
Category: Leaks & Noises
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whittingehame
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Oct 29, 2020 (1 month ago) Edited on Oct 29, 2020 (1 month ago)
Could be a hydraulic tappet , timing chain or worn camshaft . Assume oil level o.k . If tappet could try changing engine oil and filter in outside chance it might fix .
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