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Can I increase to a larger than 4lb Radiator cap?

 
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Old 05-20-2019, 10:21 AM
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Ted, I DIDNT know that and the machine shop didnt advise me...I have COMPS coming it should be here tomorrow....meanwhile Ill finish and get ready for that valve spring break in procedure
 
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Yeah it's probably not the end of the world if it isn't done, but if it's all the same I like to follow manufacturers advice when possible. Did the head rebulders shim the valve springs up to the correct installed height?
 

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