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Nick
Hagerty Employee

Setting valve lash on a Buick Straight 8 | Redline Update

 

Hydraulic lifters are a gift from above when it comes to keeping an engine running reliably for years on end. However, that only stays true if said lifters are properly set up during assembly. That is precisely what what Davin intends to do today, so let's see how it's done in this week's Redline Update.

 

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https://www.hagerty.com/media/videos/setting-valve-lash-on-a-buick-straight-8-redline-update/

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Peter1
Passenger

Great vid for those with hydraulic lifters. A lot of us, however, have earlier solid lifter straight eights and the manual calls for the valves to be adjusted hot and with the engine running. Now this would be a great, useful video to a lot of Buick owners.