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Old 07-18-2012, 03:21 PM
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Ford 289 lifters......

Hi,i put a crane cam and lifters in my 289 back in 1975,ran good,then started banging,i pulled the valve covers,and i rocker arm was not lifting much,i pulled the intake to check the lifters,one lifter was almost 1/8 inch shorter, dont ask,i replaced lifter and no more
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