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Old 05-16-2018, 12:34 AM   #15 (permalink)
Isaac Zackary
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Originally Posted by freebeard View Post
All I know is the valves are adjusted with lash caps.
By coincidence, I was just looking at availability of lash caps so I can do my valve adjustment sometimes soon.

I'm glad you have a mechanic you can trust. I've had a bad experience with nearly every mechanic I've hired. If I didn't know how to do mechanic work, I'd be looking for a health insurance plan for my car. Good thing I like doing mechanic work.
2013 Nissan Leaf, town car, 4.2mpk-electric 2.38 per mile.
1985 Diesel Golf, highway car, 55mpg-diesel 5.45 per mile.
1972 VW Super Beetle with rebuilt "fuelly" engine, 30mpg-gasoline, 10 per mile.
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