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EASY HEIGHT TRANSFER

When setting up valve springs or checking valve spring pressure I set a spring retainer on my Height Mic and use that to check the springs on the tester. To figure the installed height, bring the tester…

Randy Torvinen Torvinen's Machine Menahga, MN

GEN 5 GM LT THRUST BEARING UPGRADE

The new Gen 5 GM direct injected V-8's only come with a half thrust bearing in the main bearing set. The GM coated bearings are a very nice bearing if a Bi-Metal Aluminum…

Jake Sampson Sampson Race Engines Inver Grove Heights, MN

VALVE CLEANING

Take a valve guide liner (K-Liner or other) of the appropriate stem diameter and insert into drill press chuck. This will provide a nice protected grip on the valves while they’re spinning. Have a pan of solvent underneath…

Nick Jones Automotive Machine Fraser, MI

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