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Would flushing the engine with ATF quiet the lifters in a 1990 Acura Legend 6-cylinder?

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Its possible. ATF or automatic Transmission Fluid has alot of detergents in it and can clean deposits off internal engine parts. example would be to use one quart of atf with your oil

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