Can you fix a bent lifter?

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Asked by Mar 18, 2007 at 01:43 PM about the 1984 Toyota Corolla

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

How difficult is it to repair or replace a bent lifter?

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To replace it would be best, while it may be possible to straighten a bent one it will be very weak and subject to further damage. First find out why it bent. If you have taken it out and know that it is bent, you already know how to get to it, simply order a new one and drop it in.

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