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Old 05-18-2018, 01:58 AM
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Aftermarket Valve Cover Choices

I was going to use the stock valve covers on my 5.8 project, but am now thinking I might go with something else. I'm interested in a clean appearance. Will be using the Edelbrock Truck EFI intake. What is everyone using for valve covers and how did they work out with roller rockers etc?
 
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check out this build. https://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1...8-build-2.html

If you are using cobra style roller rockers then you don't need something real tall. More a matter of taste as the Edelbrock intake has room for taller covers. I will be using the Ford Racing EFI Truck valve covers.
 
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Old 05-21-2018, 03:50 AM
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Thats a cool build. I was actually considering those valve covers as an option. I just really do not like the Racing script and wish Ford would have kept the Motorsport logo.
 
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Summit had a house brand, cast aluminum plain, polished cover. Block-ish, looked semi-tall w/no holes. (U-drillum) Under $100.

Then there are 5.0 HO covers, new or repo that could be re-plumbed.

Yeah, I miss the Motorsports stuff too.
 
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