rocker studs backing out

Old 06-24-2007, 06:05 PM
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Default rocker studs backing out

bbc 565 afr 345 heads , howards solid roller 685 lift ,howards 1.8 roller rockers ,10.0 to 1

the problem is ran motor twenty minutes ,,rockers started getting loud ,shut it off found number 8 exhaust rocker stud almost backed all the way out , re torqued all studs ,ran twenty more mins started happening again , my question is has anybody ever ran into this and can i just loctite them in and torque them ?

thanks in advance for help
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Old 06-25-2007, 02:10 PM
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We normally use red loctite on them and torque to 65 lbs.Bill
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