Valve upgrade 5.42v

Discussion in '96-04 - 2V Specific' started by smokedya2, Dec 27, 2013.

  1. smokedya2

    smokedya2 Well-Known Member

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    what type of valves should i replace for the stock OEM valves or what im doing going to be able to handle the upgrades:headbang:
    doing a port/polish
    stage2 cam
    new rollers
    new lashers
    retainers
    beehive springs
    running 8-10lbs of boost from progharger
     
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    330CubeGt Well-Known Member

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    Ferara, I t hink I spelled it right?
     
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    smokedya2 Well-Known Member

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    Cool ill look them up
     
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    And thats about all youre really gonna need.....well.....springs too
     
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    I use manley stainless steel valves, high lift springs and titanium retainers.


    Sent by smoke signals
     
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    Yea i forgot who i had put in for valves, Nick did it be fore he sold out... get some good springs, im running 135/lb springs ...suck to compress to put the keepers on.. :(
     
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    The springs I bought are 208lbs so Im going to have some fun
     
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    Thats nuts I only went as high as I did because I plan to shift at 88-9k
     
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    Musturd Well-Known Member

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    Omg Duffy I love that shit
     
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    I had Ralph at Powerheads put in 1mm larger manleys.
     
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    Duffy I just want to do it now so when I stroke out the bottom iwont have to redo the top all over. Thats like measure twice before you make your cut
     
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    Yea I get it, makes sense but those are big fuggers lol