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#8: 09-11-2012, 06:41 PM
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Originally Posted by awalegacy View Post
While we're on this topic, is it normal for these cars to have valve noise at low speed, low RPM? (eg: parking lot speed, 1200 - 1500rpm)

The valve noise is loud enough to hear a clacking inside my vehicle with windows up, but since it has done it since it was new I figured it was yet another Subaru annoyance. Do they all do this?
My car sounds like a tractor in this range. Very noticeable valve clatter. Has done it since I got it. I've always assumed it's normal.