Dowels, Keeping Track of Them
|Most of us will at sometime, will either check the
adjustable fingers on the rocker arms or do some sort of
engine work on the Road Star.
If you notice in the diagram there are 6 dowel pins between the
cylinder head and the valve cover.
These dowel pins are free floating, meaning they are not
As you remove the Valve Cover, spacer plate, or rocker
When removing for the first time anyone item, look care-
To insure they will stay put next time you venture into the
Next time the dowels will remain in the lower piece of
If the need arises to remove the pins a little heat or a pair
The Dowel Pins are appox 50 cents each, Cheap enough