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Old 11-14-2012, 07:44 PM
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Originally Posted by allansmith859 View Post
OK guys i went to the parts store and got the tool to do this. I hooked the gauge up and started. Oil pressure is at 50 but and there are 4 or 5 rockers I cant get oil to come out of. I took those push rods out and made sure they were cleaned out and I still cant get oil to come out of those rockers. The other rockers have good oil coming out. Is it ok to say that everything is good or is something wrong. Keep in mind I just pulled this engine out of my truck to change rear main seal and new gaskets so I wouldnt think anything is wrong. By the way its a sbc Need help asap, start new job tommorw
Rotate the engine a quarter turn, prime again, rotate another quarter turn, prime again. See if that helps.
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