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Reusing Tappets

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Post Sun Feb 07, 2016 8:34 am

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Location: Winnipeg,Canada
When reusing tappets in a rebuild, is it important that the rollers turn in the same direction as they originally did?

Post Sun Feb 07, 2016 9:28 am

Posts: 750
Location: Pa. , USA
When reusing something ( pistons, valves, headbolts, tappets, ect. ) in a build I always index it and put it back as it came out but if your rollers are in good shape you will be ok, imo, Tim
Vintage roadracing, Class C, AHRMA # 335

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