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Old 01-13-2013, 10:37 AM
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Is it a "small base circle" cam?

The oil band on lifters tends to be too "low" when a small circle cam is used. The "fix" is to use Pontiac/Olds lifters (Comp #859-16). The oil band is a little more than 1/8" higher.

FWIW

Jim
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