Originally Posted by dave350v8
Back again! Fitted my roller rockers today,wound the polylocks down a few turns with my fingers then a socket, the threads have cut the stud thread, took the "point" off a bit, not really impressed!
What would the worse possible thing happen,would I just lose the lift on the affected valves? I can order some more but have to wait 2 to 3 weeks!
Or would you use the original stamped rockers and new studs.
Perhaps Im worrying too much!
Thanks in advance
One has to be careful; rocker studs come in inch 3/8th's 24 thread and 7/16ths by 20 thread, also, in metric 10MM by 1.5 thread.