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Old 12-06-2008, 08:04 PM
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Are my valves adjusted to tight?

I started my truck up today and held a dollar bill up to the tail pipe it kind of sucked it in and blew it out is this bad valve lash?

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Exhaust systems have positive and negative pulses. The positive is out, the negative is in. In most cases you don`t need to use a dollar bill, your hand works just as well, the pulses from the exhaust system cause it to suck in just as well as pushed out. I can`t say I ever heard of checking valve train lash by exhaust pulses before.
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