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 Post subject: replaceing lash adjusters (HLA)
Posted: Thu Aug 23, 2012 6:17 pm 
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gday all

Can anyone give me a quick run down on the process of changing the hydraulic lash adjuster, vehicle is a 6 month 93 ebll gli.

And any special tools needed to complete the job?


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 Post subject: Re: replaceing lash adjusters (HLA)
Posted: Thu Aug 23, 2012 6:23 pm 
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it will be pretty much the same as ford-4l-and-6-cylinder-f1/lifter-replacement-on-au-falcon-howto-with-lots-of-pictures-t95385.html

 

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 Post subject: Re: replaceing lash adjusters (HLA)
Posted: Thu Aug 23, 2012 6:41 pm 
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thanks

 

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 Post subject: Re: replaceing lash adjusters (HLA)
Posted: Fri Aug 24, 2012 5:00 pm 
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just another question some say the the timeing chain tensioner has to be loose and some say no,

whos right?

 

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 Post subject: Re: replaceing lash adjusters (HLA)
Posted: Fri Aug 24, 2012 7:02 pm 
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To do the HLA's - ie. just to undo and lift off the rocker gear, no you don't have to do anything with the tensioner. The cam WON'T tip up or anything like that - the amount of tension thru the chain is not enough to cause that.

You only have to relieve the tension if you're going to undo the cam gear - ie. to remove the cam itself.

 

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 Post subject: Re: replaceing lash adjusters (HLA)
Posted: Sat Aug 25, 2012 8:55 pm 
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cheers thanks for all the help will be doing this during the week.

 

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