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    One of the least understood and maybe one of the most important parts of installing the drivetrain is indicating the bellhousing. For the longest life and smoothest shifting, the centerline of the transmission must be in line with the centerline of the engine within +/- .005". If you're planning high-speed shifting around 7,000 rpm, you should cut this to +/- .0025". Dont be surprised when you check it the first time and find it over .015" ...
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    When we play with engine placement and assemble drive axles to the frame, ...
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    Setting and adjusting the valve lash is often overlooked as a simplistic and unsophisticated task for proper engine maintenance, yet much can be gained by paying attention to valve lash. Good initial set up and keeping a close eye on the valve lash can alert you to a problem before it leads to a pernicious death of your powerplant.
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