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GAGT7386
10-28-2005, 08:41 PM
Ok I have the top half of the engine off, and I have taken out the pushrods. When I put them back in is there a special procedure that I have to follow in order for them to be set properly? Or can I just torque them down to specs and be all set. Basically asking for advice on how to put the pushrods back in and having everything set.

: EDIT : ok so the main questions is: can I just tighten the rockers back down or not?

Ajaxus
10-28-2005, 08:45 PM
uh, let me check the helms service manual and ill be back to ya

edit:god almighty this is alot to read, i dont think i can find the answer for ya in time, better hope on someone else stumbling across this thread that has done this kinda work already.

GAGT7386
10-28-2005, 08:59 PM
talking with someone who knows alot about cars he mentioned something about top dead center, is it something that i need to worry about or can i just tighted them like the TSB says.

: Step 1 : tight to 68 in / ln
: step 2 : tight to 168 in / lb + rotate 30*

GAGT7386
10-28-2005, 11:06 PM
Ajaxus, when you did yours; did you just tighten the lifters back down or did you do anything special to them??