Originally Posted by 91Cherokee7
If the engine was hot hours ago and if i let it sit until it was cold it sometimes ticks for a sec but if the engine was still hot the ticking would be non stop. Yet if it was anything major shouldn't the check engine come on?? But it does not so it must not be anything major
Check Engine Light is for electrical malfunctions, not mechanical ones.
When you start it hot, and the tick is there, what happens if you shut the engine off and wait a few seconds and restart it? Tick gone?