Installing comp cams and adjusting the valves


2 replies to this topic
  • 2fastwhitey

Posted April 15, 2006 - 09:40 PM

#1

Hey I just got a set of Comp cams and I was getting ready to install them and I had a few questions. Wondering whether the cam timing remains the same? Also, any tricks for the install would be nice, and do you guys think I should order a new gasket set.

Now to the valves. I got mike bike a few months ago and I haven't checked to see whether the valves are adjusted properly. I don't doubt that they aren't because the guy I got it from just had the top end serviced and I talked to the mechanic who did it. I have not looked at the manual yet but I was wondering what the valve adjustment procedure was and the specs? Thanks for the info.

Visit the ThumperTalk Store for the lowest prices on motorcycle / ATV parts and accessories - Guaranteed
  • Raven1911

Posted April 16, 2006 - 11:00 AM

#2

What kind of bike and what year??

  • 2fastwhitey

Posted April 16, 2006 - 05:31 PM

#3

Oops my bad, its a 2000 YZ 426. I am actually looking through the manual right now to find the info. Thanks





Related Content

Forums
Photo

First Hare scramble tips by dhend8


Dirt Bike   General Dirt Bike Forums   General Dirt Bike Discussion
  • Hot  33 replies
Reviews

Yamaha YZ450F 2017 by Chris.GVS


Yamaha YZ450F 2017
  • - - - - -
  • 0 reviews
Forums
Photo

James Stewart back on a YZ450F by YamaLink


Dirt Bike   Special Interest Forums   Pro Racing
  • Hot  47 replies
Forums
Photo

2016 YZ450 by CaptainKnobby


Dirt Bike   Dirt Bike Technical Forums   Suspension
  • Hot  59 replies
Forums
Photo
Motocross

Thinking about Yamaha 250... by Arctic Pride


Dirt Bike   Special Interest Forums   Pro Racing
  • Hot  491 replies
 
x

Join Our Community!

Even if you don't want to post, registered members get access to tools that make finding & following the good stuff easier.

If you enjoyed reading about "" here in the ThumperTalk archive, you'll LOVE our community. Come join ThumperTalk today!

The views and opinions expressed on this page are strictly those of the author, and have not been reviewed or approved by ThumperTalk.