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  1. What happens when you don't a just your valves?

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    What happens when you don't adjust your valves? It seems with the newer models the intake valve goes pretty quickly when riding a very short distance at 50/60 mph, note the center of the valve stem is blown out. This occurred on a 300 mile trip on the way back, valves sounded fine at the start...
  2. Valve adjustment fail: tapping noise present now

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    Fail: Did my 1st valve adjustment. Had a mechanic do it last time. Both valves were out of spec by a little bit. Intake valve clearance was almost .001 so i backed it off to .003 like the specs said. I backed the exhuast valve to .005. Made sure the valves stayed put when wrenching the locking...
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