engine rebuild - PowerStrokeNation : Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old 10-15-2018, 07:06 PM Thread Starter
PSN Local
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Baltimore, MD
Posts: 93
engine rebuild

I am rebuilding a "spare 7.3 engine". So far, this unit looks quite good. I wanted to ask about valve lifters.

I am planning on replacing the lifters and am looking for opinions/recommendations on staying with OEM or aftermarket units that may be better. I plan on keeping the stock cam profile, and I might upgrade the valve springs, depending on how the existing springs spec out when the engine goes to the machine shop.

Also, anyone have the compressed thickness of the OEM head gasket?

Thanks,

'00 F350 DRW CC 4x4 auto. Hutch mods, airdog, DP 80E flash, MRBP duals, a bunch of gauges,
to do list: diff covers, turbo, intakes, intercooler, chip
horses2 is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the PowerStrokeNation : Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome