Revision: 2005 August 2005 350Z
8. Install valve collet.
? Compress valve spring with valve spring compressor, attach-
ment and adapter [SST]. Install valve collet with magnet hand.
When working, take care not to damage valve lifter holes.
? Tap valve stem edge lightly with plastic hammer after installa-
tion to check its installed condition.
9. Install valve lifter.
? Install it in the original position.
10. Install spark plug tube.
? Press-fit spark plug tube as follows:
a. Remove old liquid gasket adhering to cylinder head mounting hole.
b. Apply liquid gasket to area within approximately 12 mm (0.47 in) from edge of spark plug tube press-fit
Use Genuine High Strength Locking Sealant or equivalent. Refer to GI-47, "
CHEMICAL PRODUCTS AND SEALANTS" .
c. Using drift, press-fit spark plug tube so that its height ?H? is as
specified in the figure.
? When press-fitting, take care not to deform spark plug
? After press-fitting, wipe off liquid gasket protruding onto
cylinder-head upper face.
11. Install spark plug with spark plug wrench (commercial service
Inspection After Disassembly ABS009YZ
To identify 35
Anniversary, refer to GI-52, "Application Item" .
? Check dimensions of each valve. For dimensions, refer to EM-
173, "Valve Dimensions" .
? If dimensions are out of the standard, replace valve and check
valve seat contact. Refer to EM-130, "
VALVE SEAT CONTACT"
Standard press-fit height ?H?:
: 38.1 - 39.1 mm (1.500 - 1.539 in)