COMP Cams 740-8 Valve Spring Retainers, 10 Degree, 1.437/1.5, Set/8
740-8 - Steel Retainers, 1.437" - 1.500".
New valve springs with larger diameters require new retainers to handle the higher pressures developed by the springs. COMP Cams steel retainers are the solution. Precision-machined from 4140 chromoly and finished in black oxide, these retainers are specifically designed for positive location when combined with COMP Cams' high-quality valve springs. They're available for single, double, and triple-spring applications.
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