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Old 03-10-2017, 04:44 PM   #1
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Does the valve relief on these piston go upwards or down.

I would assume the laser etched serial number would be faced upright, but I believe the valve relief should be closer to the valley plate rather than the headers.


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Valve reliefs go up, towards the valley. FACT.
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Why do you think they would have put the sketched number so it would be upside down rather than right side up?
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Why do you think they would have put the sketched number so it would be upside down rather than right side up?
I have no idea. I just know that the engine won't care about the etching, just where those reliefs are.
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