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2003 Kia Spectra Question: valve job need specs on head



, 1.8L 4 Cylinder, Abilene, TX, April 16, 2011, 19:22

have a bent valve need to fix the head, how hard is it to do a complete valve job on car.Need some specs or something to go by can anyone help?

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    April 16, 2011, 20:26

    this job is very involved and if you have never done one and have no knowledge then you need to let a shop do it for you as you can do a lot of damage if you try it and damage any of the seats or guides.

    the labor is about 16 hours in a shop and the parts are about 350. the machine shop service is about 200.

    add fluids and accessories and it is done.


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