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No Valve clearance, Please help
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Post Post subject: No Valve clearance, Please help
Posted: Fri Jul 16, 2010 09:41 PM
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Hi and greetings from Scotland.

I have a Baja that i bought recently and am in the process of sorting out all the problems caused by the previous owner (many many things to be sorted!)

I have been adjusting the valves and am having an issue with the exhaust valve on cylinder 2 all the other valve adjust nicely but i can get no clearance on the exhaust valve on number two.

I have the tappet nut and adjuster turned all the way out but still have no clearance.

Any advice or help would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks,
Stu.

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Post Post subject: Re: No Valve clearance, Please help
Posted: Fri Jul 16, 2010 10:56 PM
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Unfortunatly thats usually a sign of a worn valve seat. THe valve sinks deeper in the head. If its had a valve job recently, they might have cut the seat too deep. Have you tried shimming the rocker shaft?


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Post Post subject: Re: No Valve clearance, Please help
Posted: Sat Jul 17, 2010 12:43 AM
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x2.
If you look you will see the rocker hitting the valve keeper.

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