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AFN followers

Jules Jul 1, 2008

  1. Jules

    Jules Member

    I have my cylinder head in bits and was wondering about the hydraulic followers, a couple of them can pushed be in at the bootom like a spongey effect but the others are solid? how do i test them or bleed them up?
  2. Broken Byzan

    Broken Byzan Photographic Moderator Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User quattro Audi A4

    best thing to do is drain them all by clamping them in a vice slowly. this will force all the old oil out. When you then re assemble with clean oil it will refill them with that. Be aware it will rattle like a bitch for up to half hour or more on tick over, you then give it a good rev or take it for a pootle, they will soon refill/bleed

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