Easy Way to Set Valve Lash?

Answer Valve lash, or valve clearance, refers to a small space between a valve and the camshaft in an internal combustion engine that allows for thermal expansion. Setting valve lash correctly maximizes t... Read More »

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Help for a beginning false eyelash wearer what are some easy ways to get the lash glue on the lash?

Take your glue and put some on the back of your hand. Squeeze some out only, don't squeeze the whole tube! Then bend your lashes a bit to relax the tense (just like new jeans) then you can dab your... Read More »

How to Set a Valve Lash on SBC?

It's not common for the hydraulic lifters on a small-block Chevrolet engine to need adjustment. Sometimes a lifter begins to wear, which requires resetting the valve lash. If the lifters are replac... Read More »

How to Check a Valve Lash?

The distance between the rocker arms and the valve stems on an engine is known as valve lash. Excessive valve lash causes noise in the engine and excessive wear in the valve train. The engine must ... Read More »

How to Set the Valve Lash on a Chevrolet?

The rocker arms in a Chevrolet engine push down on the top of the valves to let the fuel/air mixture in and let the exhaust gases out. Some rocker arms have a simple metal arm that slides back and ... Read More »