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156 rattly when warm..

New here but recently bought a 156 2.0 ts. I know the engines can be noisy or rattly but mine seems to be when its warm, is ok when cold dont know if anybody can give me any suggestions thanks..
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Re: 156 rattly when warm..

If the cam variator has worn badly they can rattle when warm.

They normally go through the phase of sounding like a diesel on startup beforehand though.
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Re: 156 rattly when warm..

Can you pinpoint the vicinity of the rattle?
Does the rattle get faster with revs?
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