Cam chain tensioners

Ernest Montague afm199 at
Sat May 16 19:18:55 PDT 2009

I like the old ones. I can adjust valves without removing the CCT

On May 16, 2009, at 6:35 PM, Steve Robertson wrote:

> Has one design of OEM CCT proven to be any better/worse than the
> other? I'm wondering about the kind that doesn't have an oil jet in 
> it. The
> older ones require you to remove the little bolt at the back and then 
> use
> a flat bladed screwdriver to release the tension vs the newer ones 
> that have
> a "ratchet type" mechanism with small teeth on the bit that extends.
> thanks,
> Steve

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