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Installing new valves...dumb question

Discussion in 'Engine Building' started by BigBoy, Oct 25, 2005.

  1. BigBoy

    BigBoy Senior Member

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    Do i need to take off the head? Or is there a special tool you can use?

    And if i have to take the head off, can i reuse the head gasket?
     
  2. tylonalsnifnfool

    tylonalsnifnfool Senior Member

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    1. yes, you must remove the head
    2. no, its never a good idea to reuse a gasket.
     
  3. reikoshea

    reikoshea HS Troll...And Mod Moderator VIP

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    umm...yeah...home boys got it...the valves come out through the bottom of the head, so yeah, removing it is a must.
     
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