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Need valve lash specs for 95 escort 1.9l

First time doing this kind of work don't see anything saying valve lashing in the book but everyone is telling me that i have to do it.

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  • Rick Byrd
    Rick Byrd May 11, 2010

    Hydraulic Valve Lifters are used in this Application , No Valve Clarence Adjustment is required when Preforming Tune-Up Procedure . Valve Clarence Adjustment Must be Preformed when Refacing Valves or Valve Seats .

    Have You just done a Valve Job or Something ?

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Valve stem-to-valve rocker arm clearance should be within specification with the valve tappet completely collapsed.
The collapsed valve tappet gap, when the cylinder head is on base circle, should be as follows:

    • Minimum: 0mm (0.000 inch)
    • Nominal: 2.2mm (0.087 inch)
    • Maximum: 4.5mm (0.177 inch)
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