See my profile, I am a member like you, I hang around and answer alot of Jeep stuff (CJs is my thang!). Hobby--NO PAY
I am no super expert, but I do know some stuff/ or can find outOur rigs NEVER see a mechanic, only have to's, like Front End Alignment....I do the investigation on Wife's/ Family Cyber-rig(s) and Repair, My Jeeps Are '46 and '77Piece of Cake!
Just so I do not have to hunt and peck more, READ WRANGLER POST:
"2002 Jeep Wrangler Removing lifters" (Apr 21 2010) which I answered. It sorta might help understand better (in country-boy lingo)
You might look around (as I do) and learn from other similar posts!
Reply, if you want!
Luck to ya!
Built several CJ 5s, Helped on many others (5s and 7s). This is "WILLY" 1946, my last, "from ground up" Masterpiece----All by myself!