2000-01 CAMSHAFT FOLLOWER & LASH ADJUSTER 5.4L V8 – VIN L
1. Remove valve covers. See VALVE COVERS . Rotate crankshaft until piston in cylinder to be serviced
is at bottom of its stroke, and camshaft lobe is at base circle.
2. Install valve spring spacer between valve spring coils to prevent valve stem oil seal damage. Using valve
spring compressor, compress valve spring. Remove camshaft follower and lash adjuster.
Inspect components for damage. Specifications are unavailable from manufacturer.
1. To install, reverse removal procedure. Coat components with engine oil before installing. Before
installing valve cover, apply silicone sealant at front cover-to-cylinder block areas.
2. When installing fuel lines, fit NEW fuel resistant “O” rings (Brown) on fuel lines. Lightly coat “O” rings
with clean engine oil before installing. Clean fittings, and replace garter spring (if necessary).