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Rhoads Original Hydraulic Super Lube Flat Tappet Lifters 8178L

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Lifters, Super Lube, Flat Tappet, Chevy, Big/Small Block, Set of 16

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Brand: Rhoads Lifters

Manufacturer's Part Number: 8178L

Part Type: Lifters

Product Line: Rhoads Original Hydraulic Super Lube Flat Tappet Lifters

Summit Racing Part Number: RHL-8178L

Lifter Style: Hydraulic flat tappet

Lifter Link Bars Included: No

Link Bar: None

Lifter Outside Diameter (in): 0.842 in.

Lifter Offset: None

Quantity: Sold as a set of 16.

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Roads Original hydraulic Super Lube flat tappet lifters give you all of the remarkable features of Rhoads Original hydraulic flat tappet lifters with the addition of a patented groove down the entire length of the lifter body, constantly injecting oil on vital wear surfaces where the lifter and cam face meet. Rhoads Super Lube lifters eliminate the need for costly grooving modifications to the lifter bores in the engine block. The Super Lube lifters feature greatly improved longevity along with reduced friction. Rhoads Original hydraulic Super Lube flat tappet variable duration lifters are famous for increasing low-end torque, engine vacuum, and idle quality on engines equipped with performance hydraulic cams, while maintaining maximum top-end power. Better fuel economy and improved emissions quality are often reported by customers with Rhoads lifters. The unique construction of Rhoads Original hydraulic lifters reduces lift and duration at idle by approximately .010 in. to .020 in. Duration is reduced by approximately 10 to 15 degrees. Total lift and duration are restored at approximately 3,500 rpm. Original Rhoads lifters are also anti-pump-up for higher rpm revs. Typical vacuum increases range between 1 to 3 in. Rhoads lifters can be used with either adjustable or non-adjustable valvetrains. Original Rhoads lifters, with their legendary "ticking" at idle, sound similar to solid lifters. These Rhoads Original series lifters are designed for use with high performance street, marine, or racing applications.


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Reviewer: STEVE from CA

Date: February 25, 2015

Ease of Installation

Some parts are not legal for sale or use in California on any pollution-controlled motor vehicles

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