Valve Pre-Adjustment on Chevy Small Block
Bi-weekly "How to" #19. How to set the valves after the engine has been disassembled. At TDC on #6 firing position, adjust the following valves: Exhaust - 2,5,6,7 Intake - 3,4,6,8 Turn the crank one revolution. The cam timing mark and crank mark will both be on top of the gear. This is TDC #1 firing position. Adjust the following valves. Exhaust - 1,3,4,8 Intake - 1,2,5,7 Disclaimer: To the best of my knowledge this video is accurate. I am in no way responsible for any occurance resulting from following the instructions in this video.
Valve Lash Adjustment Video - Engine Building Car Repair DVD
Buy the "Basic Engine Building" DVD http://store.boxwrench.net/Basic-Engine-Building-DVD_p_8.html Basic Engine Building DVD - Chapter 49: Valve Lash Adjustment You should have done this previously in the "Pre-Assembly" section. This time it's for real. You want to leave as much of the internal lubrication in place as possible. If you follow the firing order of your motor, you'll only have to turn the crankshaft one complete rotation. This section has some of the more detailed 3D models to show you the internals of a working motor. BoxWrench.net is a community and resource designed for automotive enthusiasts. The Basic Engine Building DVD is over three hours of engine building that covers everything from removal and disassembly to final assembly and engine start-up. This is the ultimate DVD for any home mechanic or engine enthusiast that wants to see a complete rebuild from Teardown to Start-Up. This video can be used to learn how to work on almost any type of internal combustion engine including V8, V6, Straight 8, in-line 6 and even 4 cylinder engines. All of the interactive features and menus will not work over YouTube. This video is great for people interested in car repair, car care, and restoration. As well as hot rods, muscle cars, performance parts, and Boosting horsepower. It can also help you to gain knowledge for increasing fuel economy, how to lower your emissions, and covers preventative maintenance to avoid little things like overheating. Get the full DVD with all of the interactive menus, Tools section and engine Glossary terms here... http://store.boxwrench.net/Basic-Engine-Building-DVD_p_8.html Don't forget our Holley Installation & Tuning DVD. Sample clips on our youtube page and at our store here... http://store.boxwrench.net/Holley-Install-Tuning-DVD_p_12.html New Transmission DVDs and a Differential Rebuilding DVD just added. BoxWrench DVD Store: http://store.boxwrench.net/DVD-Video_c_14.html BoxWrench on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/boxwrench
V360 - How to Adjust GMC and SBC Chevy Valves
In a break from the normal Vlogging, here is an educational video on how to preliminarily adjust valves on a small block Chevy or GMC engine.