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Hi all , just starting on the engine rebuild for the project , and was cleaning up the valves and noticed there’s a slight amount of play between the valves and guides , just enough to notice it . Is this normal or should they be a snug fit ? If they need replacing is it a job you can do yourself ? 

Cheers Ian

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Guides are pressed in, if you decide to replace them, I have a set of new guides, bought for my 200tdi rebuild but not required, engine machine shop said mine were hardly worn ofter 300,000 miles. 

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In the workshop manual it will have figures for valve to stem clearance, and maybe 'waggle' when fitted.

Look em up and give it a check :)

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Cheers all , looked quickly earlier but missed them found them know will check tomorrow.

cheers Ian 

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