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NEED SPECS ON VALVE ADJUSTMENTS

1988 Mitsubishi Mighty Max • 201,500 miles

Valve adjustments
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Tentaddict
February 13, 2012.




For what engine?

Rasmataz
Feb 13, 2012.
It's a 4 cylinder 2.6l
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Tiny
Tentaddict
Feb 13, 2012.
There's no listing for a 2.6 liter-

Rasmataz
Feb 13, 2012.
EXC. MODELS W/AUTO-LASH ADJUSTERS

Ensure engine is at normal operating temperature.
Position No. 1 cylinder at TDC of compression stroke to adjust intake valve Nos. 1 and 2 and exhaust valve Nos. 1 and 3. Loosen nut and adjust intake valves to.006 inch and exhaust valves to.010 inch.
Tighten nut. After nut has been tightened, ensure valve clearances are correct.
Position No. 4 cylinder to TDC of compression stroke to adjust intake valve Nos. 3 and 4 and exhaust valve Nos. 2 and 4. Loosen nut and adjust intake valves to.006 inch and exhaust valves to.010 inch.
Tighten nut. After nut has been tightened, ensure valve clearances are correct.

MODELS W/AUTO-LASH ADJUSTERS
Engines equipped with auto-lash adjusters do not require periodic adjustment.

Wrenchtech
Feb 13, 2012.

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