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Old 06-14-2012, 07:46 PM
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Originally Posted by spinn
If there is oil pressure in the lifter, and zero lash, how is it loosing lift?
It would only lose lift if there was clearance between the pushrod and rocker arm. Any lash will be subtracted from the valve lift- just like if it was a solid lifter valve train, the solid lifter valve clearance is subtracted from the theoretical lift.
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