Bill accept My appologies as not intended as a flame just a correction and a little smiley guy saying no.
Eric D thanks for the push in the directiion of the rings.
The only reason I'm so curious of the valve guide, is that I can look in and see the valve is gummed up with oil. I was trying to prepair Myself with what steps to get the guides to the correct facillity and have them replaced, or can I do iy Myself.
I'll pull it down and inspect it. If I get confused, I'll post a picture and hope I'll stay on the right track to getting the smoke out My eyes..