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Trunions upgrade

This is a discussion on Trunions upgrade within the Internal Engine forums, part of the LSx Technical Help Section category; I recently found two needle bearing on the oil drain plug. Im guessing the rocker arm trunions crap out and ...

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    Trunions upgrade

    I recently found two needle bearing on the oil drain plug. Im guessing the rocker arm trunions crap out and Im thinking of putting the rocker arm upgrade kit on but I have found no info on this. Any advice would be appriciated. Thanks!

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    that kit is pretty new i was searching around for it myself and couldnt find anything either

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    the kit itself is not new just the do it yourself kit is. I have comp upgraded trunions in my rockers, i sent them the a shop down in Memphis to have them pressed in. happy i did it now i never have to worry about those damned needle bearings.

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    Those damn bearings are on my mine every oil change

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    i installed these on my trans am with a hammer a punch and a few sockets, wasnt too bad. got them from ws6store.com too bad i didnt get to experience the upgrade cuz my car was wrecked

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    Yeah... I was wondering if I could do it that way. I didnt know if it would harm the bearings to beat them with a hammer.

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    you can use sockets and a vise as a press.

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    Dont they have to be alligned a certian way/direction or just push them in and install? maby an oil soak...

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    WS6 store sells the compcam upgrade,they should be soaked in oil.

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