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What style/ brand rocker arms 05 bulldog

Discussion in 'General' started by Les gregory, Jul 13, 2018.

  1. Les gregory

    Les gregory New Member

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    I have 2005 bulldog. Anyone know what rocker arms i have? TP? S&S, reguler or roller? I have the dreaded tick, will eventually do s&s rocker box swap, but thought about for short term buying non roller s&s rocker arms and shafts. Saw Marky Mark video where he thought it could be the bushings. In the absemce of haveing $1,000 to do swap, i thought maybe new arms. Any thoughts are helpful.

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    I have the TP covers.

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    Then you have tp rocker arms


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    And they are not roller


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    Am i able to put s&s rocker arms non roller in there? with s&s rocker shafts as well. Long term i plan on doing the whole rocker box, but thought maybe for short term to possibly lose the ticking, i swap arms and shafts and ill need the arms and shafts anyway when i do the whole box.

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    You may have to do more than just the rocker boxes swap.
    Valve guides might be worn out not worth the risk just slapping new boxes etc on top.

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    talk to John. @john sachs

    And here is some good read meanwhile... http://bigdogbiker.com/threads/tp-to-s-s-conversion-have-you.69961/

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