loud ticking from the engine area

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can any one tell me if it is the tappets how to fix it thanks
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Model: C3 2002-2005, Original shape model
Year: 2002 (02)
Engine Size: 1.4 (16v)
Fuel Type: Diesel
Mileage: 140000
Trim Level: Exclusive
Gearbox: Manual 5 speed
DPF: No
LHD or RHD: RHD (UK)
Engine name: DV4 16-valve diesel (90 PS)
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Hi tomsullivan2,

Have a look (and listen) here:

Identifying a chuffing sound from the engine bay. Diesel

if that's the sound, then its the Injector fire seal, and the instructions are there too!

Thanks!
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thats what it sounds like thank you
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