Date: 08-12-21  Time: 18:54 pm

Author Topic: Valve clearance re shim or leave  (Read 344 times)

Slippy

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Valve clearance re shim or leave
« on: 03 October 2021, 10:23:58 am »
Just checked my clearances in my 2003 fazer has 27k miles on it. All the clearances are in tolerance but only just. All my inlets are .11-.12 and exhausts are .21-.22. Question is should I leave this as it is or go get it re shimmed so they sit on the upper end of tolerance as they get tighter with age! Thanks in advance

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Re: Valve clearance re shim or leave
« Reply #1 on: 03 October 2021, 01:34:32 pm »
If they are all that good and the feeler guage slides in and out easily I would leave them and check them again a 40000 miles