Subaru ff-1/1300/1400/1600/1800/Brat 1970-1984 Repair Guide

Rocker Arm (Valve) Cover

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



  1. Remove the bolts from the rocker covers.
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Fig. Fig. 1 Remove the bolts from the rocker covers



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Fig. Fig. 2 Carefully remove the old gasket material using a gasket scraper

  1. Using a rubber hammer, tap the rocker covers to break the seal between the gasket and the valve cover.
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  3. Remove the rocker cover from the head.
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  5. Remove the old gasket from the rocker cover and clean the surface of the cylinder head and the rocker cover.
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To install:

  1. Spread Permatex® #2 on the mating surface of the rocker cover (to hold the gasket in place during installation), and install a new gasket.
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  3. Place the rocker cover on the head, install the bolts and torque to 4 ft. lbs. (5 Nm)
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