Valve Adjustment

Jay Loeppke jloeppke at
Fri Sep 14 13:51:03 PDT 2007

  Ya, I'll second that.   My bike was quiet  before adjusting valves,  
Now, especially when cold, a little tappy.
On Sep 14, 2007, at 11:08 AM, 1KPerDay wrote:

> On mine the clearances have always gotten tighter with use, except for
> one, and I suspect that may have been my fault for measuring
> improperly. A tappy valve is a happy valve. :D
> On 9/13/07, Jeffrey Markham <automan25 at> wrote:
>  Apparently valves in OHV engines actually tighten with use, not
> loosen as common sense would suggest. Is this true?
> -- 
> Utah Jeff
> '96 SheePz1100

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