3-19. VALVE TAPPETS REPLACEMENT
This Task Covers:
Tools and Special Tools
Camshaft removed (Para 3-20)
Shop Equipment, Automotive Maintenance,
Oil pan removed (Para 3-23)
Common No. 2 Less Power
(Item 17, Appendix D)
Lubriplate (Item 23, Appendix B)
(Item 13, Appendix D)
If a new camshaft is being installed, all tappets must be replaced.
Position engine stand so
crankshaft (1) is facing up.
Be careful not to drop the tappets
into the bottom of the pistons during
tappet removal as this could
damage the pistons.
Use a magnet to remove tappets (2)
from cylinder block (3).
b. Cleaning. See Cleaning Instructions