When working on engines 30 years and older you can run into some real challenges. This is typically the case when attempting to do a valve adjustment. This applies to almost all four and six clyinder single cam engines as well as the early V8's from the late 1950's up to the mid 1970's
Problem & Solution
Common among these chassis:
To see these challenges first hand and the tools you will need, watch the YouTube video of Kent doing a valve adjustment on his W113 280SL. CLICK HERE to view.