NEED SPECS ON VALVE ADJUSTMENTS

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Valve adjustments

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Monday, February 13th, 2012 AT 2:45 PM

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For what engine?

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Monday, February 13th, 2012 AT 2:49 PM
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It's a 4 cylinder 2.6l

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Monday, February 13th, 2012 AT 2:59 PM
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There's no listing for a 2.6 liter-

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Monday, February 13th, 2012 AT 3:03 PM
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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.

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