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Old 06-16-2008, 11:00 PM   #1
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Valve spring compressor...

Hey what are you guys using to compress and remove valve srpings? I got one form Pepboys but it doesn't look like it will go deep enough into the head to remove them.
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Old 06-17-2008, 04:28 AM   #2
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Check out Dips site as he did this. I forget how he rigged it up but he managed something.



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Old 06-17-2008, 06:37 AM   #3
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I machined an adaptor like this:

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Old 06-17-2008, 03:29 PM   #4
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I ran into the same problem taking the valves out of my b234. Nick will you offer this on your site?
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Old 06-17-2008, 04:04 PM   #5
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Guess I'll have to get a suitable piece of pipe and router it out or something huh?
Nick: can you post up a pic of your hole valve removing setup, the compressor with the tool?
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