Reccomended Valve Spring Compressor

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Reccomended Valve Spring Compressor

Postby LongElanLad » Tue 06.11.2018, 22:44

Hi,

I'm replaceing the Head Gasket and whilst the heads off I want to reseat the valves and replace the oil seals.

Can anyone reccoment a suitable valve spring compressor for the job please?

Thanks in advance.

Ash
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Re: Reccomended Valve Spring Compressor

Postby Brit-Car-Nut » Wed 07.11.2018, 00:24

I am a long way from you but you are looking for something like this:

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/vidaXL-Valve ... 2493595750
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Re: Reccomended Valve Spring Compressor

Postby lotusflasherman » Wed 07.11.2018, 22:10

LongElanLad wrote:Hi,

I'm replaceing the Head Gasket and whilst the heads off I want to reseat the valves and replace the oil seals.

Can anyone reccoment a suitable valve spring compressor for the job please?

Thanks in advance.

Ash


Got one like BCN posted in my garage near Hadleigh, Suffolk. It did my Eclat 2.2 head & heads on Subaru Forester so sure it will do Elan. Welcome to borrow it if you don't want to buy one..
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