How to Adjust Solid Lifters on a 1965 200 CID Ford?

Answer Ford's 200-cubic-inch six-cylinder engine was standard in a number of different vehicles, including the Mustang and the Falcon. Although the engine was only two years old in 1965, the 200 featured ... Read More »

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How to Adjust the Solid Lifters in a Chevy 350?

Chevrolet's small-block 350 engine was first used in 1968, and immediately became its most popular small-block. The majority of 350 engines were produced with hydraulic lifters because they were re... Read More »

How to Adjust Solid Lifters in a 1979 GM Truck Motor?

Solid, or mechanical, valve lifters require periodic adjustment, unlike their hydraulic counterparts. Adjusting solid lifters on a 1979 GMC truck motor follows the same procedure for all GM and Che... Read More »

How to Adjust Hydraulic Lifters on a 289 Ford?

Ford first produced the 289 V-8 engine during the 1963 model-year. All 289s except the high-performance version were equipped with hydraulic lifters, which use oil pressure to minimize valve lash. ... Read More »

Solid Lifters Vs. Hydraulic Lifters?

The essential difference between solid and hydraulic (fluid operated) lifters is that hydraulic lifters contain a hydraulic plunger within the lifter body. Other differences between the two types o... Read More »