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Old 02-12-2009, 04:26 AM
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Default Replacing valve guides and stem seals

What else would it be advisable to replace when replacing the two? I've already bought valve cover gaskets, and have been told to replace the oil seals. Anything else to add to the list? Thanks.
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Old 02-12-2009, 04:47 PM
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Default RE: Replacing valve guides and stem seals

you cant replace valve guides without cylinder head removal. So you'll need an entire upper engine gasket kit. Also, it would be helpful if you told us what you're driving.
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Old 02-13-2009, 03:13 AM
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Default RE: Replacing valve guides and stem seals

Sure, it's a 2000 Pajero/Montero with a 12-valve 6G72.
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Old 03-04-2009, 11:09 PM
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You will also probably need to recut the seats and grind the valves if they are not new to make sure there is a good seal between the two. When you replace the guides the center point can change enough to cause problems.
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