top end noise - Page 6 - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat


Oldsmobile When starting new posts, please specify YEAR, MAKE, MODEL, ENGINE type, and whatever modifications you have made.

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-08-2010, 08:37 PM   #51
Retired Senior Admin

Expert Gearhead
 
Danthurs's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Sheboygan Wisconsin
Posts: 29,661
Thanks: 0
Thanked 16 Times in 13 Posts
Danthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to all
Default

I have a write up, I believe it'* called spring build comes early. In it I did a in the car cam change.
Danthurs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-08-2010, 08:39 PM   #52
Retired Senior Admin

Expert Gearhead
 
Danthurs's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Sheboygan Wisconsin
Posts: 29,661
Thanks: 0
Thanked 16 Times in 13 Posts
Danthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to all
Default

Danthurs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-2010, 12:37 AM   #53
Senior Member
Posts like a Turbo
Thread Starter
 
oldsmobile99's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Murray, Ky
Posts: 349
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
oldsmobile99 is on a distinguished road
Default

thanks. well today i finally had all day to work on it. i got the cam in and the cradle bolted back up. i found the old cam had two very worn lobs. and the oil pump has wron groves in its housing and in the cover, i have a low mile one from a series 3. they seem exactly the same, i will be changing out the whole cover.

thanks
oldsmobile99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-2010, 09:50 AM   #54
Retired Senior Admin

Expert Gearhead
 
Danthurs's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Sheboygan Wisconsin
Posts: 29,661
Thanks: 0
Thanked 16 Times in 13 Posts
Danthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to all
Default

Hope it fixes everything up.
Danthurs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-2010, 10:18 PM   #55
Senior Member
Posts like a Turbo
Thread Starter
 
oldsmobile99's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Murray, Ky
Posts: 349
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
oldsmobile99 is on a distinguished road
Default

well today i got all the gasket surfaces cleaned and ready to go and got lifters and pushrods in. i have a question tho, do you need to use thread lock on the rocker bolts ? and what do you tourqe the rocker bolts too ?

thanks
oldsmobile99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-2010, 10:27 PM   #56
Retired Senior Admin

Expert Gearhead
 
Danthurs's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Sheboygan Wisconsin
Posts: 29,661
Thanks: 0
Thanked 16 Times in 13 Posts
Danthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to all
Default

No thread lock, and 23 foot pounds
Danthurs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-2010, 10:31 PM   #57
Senior Member
Posts like a Turbo
Thread Starter
 
oldsmobile99's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Murray, Ky
Posts: 349
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
oldsmobile99 is on a distinguished road
Default

okay thanks. oh and is there any spefic side the little hole on the lifter should be faceing ?

thanks
oldsmobile99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-2010, 10:38 PM   #58
Retired Senior Admin

Expert Gearhead
 
Danthurs's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Sheboygan Wisconsin
Posts: 29,661
Thanks: 0
Thanked 16 Times in 13 Posts
Danthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to all
Default

Are these HS roller rockers? And I assume your talking about the pedistal. If so, the dot MUST be facing the spring.
Danthurs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-2010, 10:40 PM   #59
Senior Member
Posts like a Turbo
Thread Starter
 
oldsmobile99's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Murray, Ky
Posts: 349
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
oldsmobile99 is on a distinguished road
Default

no. the little hole in the lifter, witch way should they be faceing, TB side or water pump side ? im useing stock rockers.

thanks
oldsmobile99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-2010, 10:51 PM   #60
Retired Senior Admin

Expert Gearhead
 
Danthurs's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Sheboygan Wisconsin
Posts: 29,661
Thanks: 0
Thanked 16 Times in 13 Posts
Danthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to allDanthurs is a name known to all
Default

I just checked the service manual and I find no mention of putting the rockers in this way or that way. But going over it in my head you should have one bank facing one way and the other bank facing the other way. All rockers should be the same. So there should be no difference.
Danthurs is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Top Ten Obama Top Jabs GXP Venom Lounge 4 04-05-2010 07:28 PM
Which do you prefer? Low end power or top end? Bonneville92V688 General GM Chat 43 10-31-2007 06:05 PM
Top end rebuild help Hurianek 1987-1991 25 08-19-2004 03:14 AM
Speed, top end, limiter!...and kicked my wife's... bonnevilledad General GM Chat 20 02-01-2004 02:24 PM
DID I see another toro owner on here? you at 115 top end? delta8t8 Lounge 23 11-02-2003 02:36 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:19 AM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.