Originally Posted by flatfender
I took off the rocker cover to investigate some upper engine noise. I found the spring for the cam chain tensioner is faulty, loose or broken. I don't want to continue until I get some expert help. Can I replace the spring without taking the head off? thanks for any advice.
Yes you can.
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