How to Use 36801-16 & 99280-16 Lifters?

Answer The valve train in automotive engines utilizes a rotating camshaft to actuate pushrods that open and close intake and exhaust valves. In a conventional valve train, clearance between the pushrod a... Read More »

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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 »

What Are Valves & Lifters?

Unless you own a car equipped with rotary, two-stroke or electric motor, odds are that your vehicle has lifters, valves or both. These relatively tiny components are the gatekeepers to your car's e... Read More »

What Are Roller Lifters?

Every race car driver and truck driver hauling loads wants reliable and optimal performance when it is needed the most. Roller lifters have been used under the hood to reduce friction and increase ... Read More »

How to Check for Bad Lifters?

Valve lifters come in two types: adjustable and hydraulic. Both types of lifters provide the opening and closing of the exhaust and intake valves by contact with the camshaft. Hydraulic lifters use... Read More »