How to Adjust the Valves on a 383 Stroker?

Answer Valve lash is the amount of clearance between the valve-train (rocker arm) and the tip of the valve. Lifters come in two types -- hydraulic and mechanical. Unless it is a competition-only racing en... Read More »

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How to Adjust Valves?

Drag racers who compete in sanctioned events around the country must be able to produce a vehicle that has reliable performance in order to win. Reliability comes from repetitive results. In order ... Read More »

How to Adjust Car Valves?

When an engine is overhauled, has the cam out or heads removed, the valves must be adjusted. It's easier to adjust the valves without the engine running and before you put the intake on. This makes... Read More »

How to Adjust Hydraulic Valves?

Automobile engines are complex mechanisms and are composed of various smaller pieces. Vehicle engines feature hydraulic lifter valves as one of their components. The central cam powers these valves... Read More »

How to Adjust the Valves in a 3208 CAT?

Caterpillar, Inc., is currently the largest manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, industrial gas turbines and diesel and natural gas engines in the world. Among the models of diesel en... Read More »