Honda Accord/Civic/Prelude 1973-1983 Repair Guide

Valve Seats


See Figure 1

The valve seats can be machined during a valve job to provide optimum sealing between the valve and the seat.

The seating services should be performed by a professional machine shop which has the specialized knowledge and tools necessary to perform the service.

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Fig. Fig. 1: Using a dial indicator to inspect the valve seat