COMP Cams How to Set a Valve Lash

Valve lash is the mechanical clearance in the valvetrain from the valve tip to the rocker in a pushrod engine using solid lifters. Watch as COMP Cams explain how to make lash valve adjustments with the proper tools. http://www.summitracing.com/redirect?banner=SocialYT1189

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How to Set Valve Lash - Summit Racing Quick Flicks
Proper Valve Lash helps you get the most out of your Camshaft and Lifter combo. As Al promised in the Push Rod Length video, he walks you through the proper way to set valve lash for both hydraulic and solid lifters. A few tips to remember, there is no lifter preload for solid lifters, while there is on hydraulic lifters. Chevy, Olds, Buick, Mopar -- Set TDC on cylinder 1 -- Set Exhaust Valve Lash on cylinders 1, 3, 4, 8 Intake Valve Lash on cylinders 1, 2, 5, 7. Rotate to TDC on cylinder 6 - Set Exhaust Valve Lash on cylinders 2, 5, 6, 7 Intake Valve Lash on cylinders 3, 4, 6, 8 Ford 302 - Set TDC on cylinder 1 -- Set Exhaust Valve Lash on cylinders 1, 2, 5, 7 Intake Valve Lash on cylinders 1, 3, 4, 8. Rotate to TDC on cylinder 6 - Set Exhaust Valve Lash on cylinders 3, 4, 6, 8 Intake Valve Lash on cylinders 2, 5, 6, 7 Ford 5.0HO, 351W/C/M, 300 - Set TDC on cylinder 1 -- Set Exhaust Valve Lash on cylinders 1, 2, 3, 4 Intake Valve Lash on cylinders 1, 5, 7, 8. Rotate to TDC on cylinder 6 - Set Exhaust Valve Lash on cylinders 5, 6, 7, 8 Intake Valve Lash on cylinders 2, 3, 4, 6 http://www.summitracing.com/redirect?banner=SocialYT4558





Cylinder Head Bolts vs Cylinder Head Studs - Summit Racing Quick Flicks
Learn the difference between cylinder head bolts and cylinder head studs and which is better for your vehicle. This video also provides tips for properly installing your cylinder head fasteners. For Summit Racing's selection of fasteners, click here: http://www.summitracing.com/redirect?banner=SocialYT4580





Camshaft Specifications | Summit Racing Quick Flicks
On this installment of Summit Racing Quick Flicks, learn the different specifications of a camshaft and determine which is best for your application. Learn about cam lobe, cam lift (lift at the cam and lift at the lobe) and types of duration specifications advertised duration and duration at 50 number/ at 50 standard). Check out the assortment of camshafts Summit racing offers:http://www.summitracing.com/redirect?banner=SocialYT419





Race Camshaft, Street Cam, RV Camshaft: What is the Difference - Summit Racing Quick Flicks
Learn the differences between mild and aggressive camshafts and find out which key cam specifications are important for selecting the right camshaft for your application. To check out Summit Racing's selection of camshaft's, click here: http://www.summitracing.com/redirect?banner=SocialYT402




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