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I found an easy way to bleed hydraulic lifter buckets in the vice. I stick a small hex bit into the socket head bolt that holds the jaws to the vise. Then you just need to…

Josh Alexander Accurate Engine Machining Cortez, CO

SPARKPLUG BOOT MELTDOWN

When working with extreme cylinder head overheating issues, the spark plug boots can melt onto the spark plug, thus making it impossible to remove the plug. The best solution we have found is to remove the electrode at…

Luis Guzman Technomotors El Paso, TX

TAP-TAP DOWEL REMOVAL

When attempting to remove a locating dowel pin from a connecting rod, screw in a tap with the same diameter as the dowel pin. Then use a punch or drift to hit against the tap from the…

Joshua Pridgen Parks Engine Service, Inc. Seguin, TX

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