Why is my F-150 making a rattling noise?
The most common reasons a Ford F-150 has a rattling noise are the ball joints, struts or strut mount, or a problem with the sway bar links. via
Why does my car sound like a diesel truck when I start it?
Why Does My Car Sound Like A Diesel When I Start It? A ticking noise is usually the result of reciprocating components like valves, pistons, rods and pushrods in diesel engines. When a sound is present, the lifter could be running low oil or not being adjusted properly, due to a knock or low sound. via