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Valve-Seat Inspection

Valve and Seat Refacing Measurements

CAUTION: After grinding valves or valve seats, check valve clearance.


  1. Check the valve head and seat.
    • Check valve angles.
    • Check margin width.
    • Be sure margin width is within specification.
  1. Inspect for abnormalities on the valve face and seat.