Mechanics

MY ROCKER ARMS DON'T HAVE AN ADJUSTING SCREW/BOLT, HOW DO I SET THE TAPPET CLEARANCE?

1985 Toyota Other • 70,000 miles

I've just replaced a head gasket and a cracked head an my 85 toyota hilux 3y engine and i'm up to setting the tappets, but there's no bolt/screw or anythin g like that to set it with.
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Daniel leary
June 1, 2012.




I believe they are set with shims. Who dis assmbled the head? Did you remove shims?

Roy

I did, and there weren't any. If I do up the nuts that hold on the rocker anywhere past fingertight there isn't any clearance at all.
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Daniel leary
Jun 1, 2012.

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