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whats the ideal valve lash on a s/c 3.4

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by bwill808, Apr 6, 2011.

  1. Apr 6, 2011 at 1:41 AM
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    bwill808

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    i am in the middle of doing a valve lash if some1 could help me find the magic number for both intake and exhaust . all my valvees r in spec but on the tight site , intake .007 intake and .0012 exhast by the way i bought that sst tool from snap on . waste of money my shims were stuck and had to take cam off ,m way easier
     
  2. Apr 6, 2011 at 5:00 AM
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    Is that a typo?
     
  4. Apr 7, 2011 at 12:09 AM
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    it was atypo and there .012 , does any body in this world have insight into valve lash adjusting ...... i have hott spots on my shims r they reusable , hmmmmmmm where can i buy shims other than the stealerships my truck taken aprt in 500 pices so let me know if any of u gurus know whats up
     
  5. Apr 7, 2011 at 12:44 AM
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    [i know the spec i have the book , there r on the tight side like .007---.0013 and the shims have nice hot spots on the tight lash , could u reuse the hot spotted shims? should i even bother setting the lash .015 , some other forum said to do that




    QUOTE=98tacoma27;2988762]http://www.ncttora.com/fsm/2003/Repair_Manual/03tacoma/em5vzfe/valcle/insp.pdf

    Intake: .006 - .009"
    Exhsudt: .011 - .014"[/QUOTE]
     
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