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valve spring identification.

Discussion in 'General Tech and Maintenance' started by randolph, Jan 6, 2009.

  1. randolph

    randolph New Member

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    Hi guys,
    i'm new to this forum, i need help on choosing the right v/springs for my set up.
    it's a bit complicated so i will have to make this a bit long.
    i'm fitting ITR cams in a b16 a2 head, the spring in this head is :inlet dual with yellow paint marks on.
    exhaust dual with blue paint marks on.
    i also have another set of dual intake springs which came off another b16a head, not sure if b16a1 or 2. this set have green paint marks on.
    i need to know if any of you guys out there know those valve springs by their color.
    so i will know which ones to use.
    i will also tell you what i was planning to do in order to help myself.
    i was going to use the yellow ones on the intake side, and the green ones on the ex side.
    please advice.
    thanks.
     
  2. newb

    newb phresh VIP

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    <---In for the answer. Dunno what the paint marks are

    I will suggest just gettin ITR springs to match the cams. Thatll help your valve control.
     
  3. randolph

    randolph New Member

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    thanks bro.
     
  4. madracer

    madracer Boosting B16A2

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    springs

    Do you want to sell those yellow and blue springs you have???? My 2000 civic came with those stock from factory...
     
  5. madracer

    madracer Boosting B16A2

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    Or by the way I will recomend getting a new set of Supertech valve springs and retainers or Crower valve springs and retainers for your ITR cams....that way you know you safe....
     
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