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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-06-2008, 09:06 PM Thread Starter
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injector install

When i install a new set of injectors, dont i need to do a valve adjustment?

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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-06-2008, 10:38 PM
 
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do you need it....i don't think so, but its a great time and a good idea
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Since you got the valve cover off why not... Just a extra hour to adjust the valves...:

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to change the injectors u have to take the valve bridges off and to do that u have to back the valves off so unless you are good at guessing then you will have to reset them.



i think?
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-07-2008, 01:41 PM
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You don't have to touch the valves when doing an injector swap. However, it would be a good opportunity if you are over 115K miles and have never done it.
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