After receiving it decided to return it and get the aluminum one. Nothing wrong with it just changed my mind.
By kent from oklahoma,USA
Does Not Fit Wrangler 1990 2.5L Engines
This item does not fit the 1990 Jeep Wrangler 2.5L engine. The item is to long and doesn't allow for correct valve cover fit. Purchase the Crown Automotive valve cover, it actually fits the 2.5L engine. Do yourself a favor and do not purchase this item because you'll wind up with a bolt holder because customer service won't do anything for you. I have contacted customer service about this and asked for a refund, along with a refund for the shipping back to their facility, but I haven't heard anything. Do not purchase this item! I have also attached a photo that shows how the Omix-Ada valve cover bolt holes don't line up with the original valve cover bolt holes. The Omix-Ada is on top of the original valve cover in this picture. Hopefully someone will find this helpful.
My 1987 Yj with the 4.2 california motor doesn't have the two rocker arm studs. Will the valve cover still work on my jeep? I want a replacement valve cover that I don't have to drill holes in the engine block. Any recommendations?
skip from Riverside, Ca on
On the 87 4.2L engine it has the holes around the outer edge to hold the valve cover. I would use the valve cover made by Crown. Here is the part number you can pull it up on our website. There is an instructional pdf also showing how to mount it.
Rody from Riverside, Ca on
What kind of drilling will I need to do
1983 cj-7 4.2 strait 6 to install metal value cover
paul from United States on
You will need to drill the head with a normal hand drill then tap the holes. It is very simple to do and not very time consuming.
Rody from United States on
I want to stop the oil leaks at the original plastic valve cover. Which is the best replacement cover to use. I know I will need to drill and tap the head.
1984 CJ -7
Mermade from on
Thanks for asking. This Omix-Ada Aluminum valve cover kit will do quite well n stopping the oil leaks caused by the OEM plastic valve cover on your Jeep Wrangler YJ
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