Ford Mustang (1999-2004) Service Manual: Valve Tappets

Material

Valve Tappets

Removal

CAUTION: If removing more than one valve tappet, mark the components removed for correct location.

1. Remove the lower intake manifold. For additional information, refer to Lower Intake Manifold in this section.

2. Remove the push rods. For additional information, refer to Push Rod .

3. Remove the eight valve tappets.

1. Remove the bolts.

2. Remove the tappet guide plate and retainer.

3. Remove the valve tappets.

Valve Tappets

Installation

1. NOTE: Lubricate the valve tappet with clean engine oil before installing.

To install, reverse the removal procedure.

Valve Tappets

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