How to Adjust Rhoads Lifters?

Answer Proper adjustment of Rhoads lifters, or any hydraulic lifters, is crucial to engine performance. If the rocker arms are not tight enough, tappet noises or bent push rods may result. If the rocker a... Read More »

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How to Adjust Lifters on a SBC?

The small-block Chevrolet engine uses a hydraulic lifter system that has no valve clearance and generally does not need adjustment. The lifter has a small plunger in it that, when adjusted, moves d... Read More »

How to Adjust Valve Lifters?

Valve lifters must be rigorously maintained and occasionally adjusted. They are, after all, what keeps the constant adjustment in the moving parts of a valve train regulated. And when this componen... Read More »

The Best Way to Adjust Hydraulic Lifters?

The intake and exhaust valves govern the intake of the fuel-air mixture and the exhaust of burnt gases. Otherwise, they remain closed to hold compression. Hydraulic lifters, which ride on a lobed c... Read More »

How to Adjust the Lifters on a Mopar 360?

The Mopar 360 small block engine offers a lot of power for its size, and with the installation of a high-performance camshaft, the engine can produce increased amounts of torque and horsepower. If ... Read More »