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How do you tighten down hydraulic rockers to specifications without over tightening?


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2006-01-22 02:30:59
2006-01-22 02:30:59

torque wrench Not with a torque wrench ! Obtain your proper specs (clearance and sequence at TDC for each corresponding valve) set the valves using the specs obtained and the proper thickness gauge .Tighten each rocker to valve clearance until you have a slight drag on your gauge between the rocker and valve.


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