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Old 01-25-2010, 02:50 PM   #46
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Originally Posted by Gadget Boy
One thing I had previously is that the engine will not require valve adjustments.. not sure if this still the case with the finished product.
The GM LS series of engines it is roughly based on use hydraulic roller lifters even in the CTS-v and Corvette Z-1. I don't see any reason to change that in this application. The ZR-1 revs to 7k rpm. The GL1800 stops at 6k rpm. Pushrods allow the engine to be more compact and reduce the complexity.
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