<VV> New Oil Leak

Lonny Clark lclarkpdx at gmail.com
Mon Jun 18 11:52:44 EDT 2012

I had threads fail on one of my valve cover bolts, but there were still a
couple of threads at the bottom - enough to install a stud (with
self-locking nut).

If it does not have to be original, that is a lot easier than a heli-coil.


On Sun, Jun 17, 2012 at 10:23 PM, Ron <ronh at owt.com> wrote:

> I think the problem is solved as I found that the front lower valve cover
> clamp was loose because the threads in the block failed.  So, it's Helicoil
> time after removing the muffler, heat shield and valve cover.  Tomorrow's
> another day.
> RonH

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