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I did a search and did not see it but if I missed it, I apologize. :p

I'm a little puzzled by the huge margin of tolerance allowed on the closing rocker. The ideal closing rocker spec is much tighter on the closer than the opener (0 - 0.02mm/0 - 0.0078in); yet it allows for a working play of up to 0.2mm/0.007in). LT Snyder's manual, the Factory Shop Manual, Haynes, and the Original Owner's Manual all confirm this.

Why is there such a huge margin of tolerance allowed on the closers? My closer is at 0.007in so it is OK to leave it for now?
 

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Closer the better on the closer's! :)

As far as I can see the large tolerance spread is given to allow longer servicing intervals - 0.2mm etc would be deemed a very large gap indeed. ;)
 

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Ditto 470four. Evidently they feel that you can go that loose without damaging things, but best performance is probably at 0-.002". I set mine at .001"-.002".
 

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Thank you guys, I agree that the looser side of the acceptable tolerance will not do any damage but the ultimate performance may be somewhat compromised.
 
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