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Old 09-22-2008, 06:47 PM
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Originally Posted by carsavvycook
Those bosses are in all valve covers. Some of the valve covers come with the baffles loose in the box, and you have to install them yourself.

As far as the wet exhaust port, I wonder if the valve guide is loose, or the stem seal is missing.

Do a quick compression test on that hole, and an easy one to get to. They should be real close if the rings are ok.
I'll have to get a compression kit since I dont have one.... What should "normal compression" be ? 150-160 range ?

Any ideas on how I can make my own baffles? I really dont wanna go back to stock valve covers. I really like the look of the elite series.
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