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How do I set tappets on a 2004 2.5 tdi ford ranger it's the WL motor

On open the tappet cover

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SHOULD BE SELF ADJUSTING LIFTERS . SO TIGHEN TO SPEC'S AND ALL SHOULD EQUAL IT SELF OUT..

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