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Having a hard time finding that part, got a link?
Yea that’s exactly why I’m going for delco brands or ones that could be trustworthyAccording to GMPartsDirect, 12645725 was replaced by 12680871 which was replaced by 12698946 which appears to be the current number.
Jegs says that they have 4 of them left in stock. https://www.jegs.com/i/Chevrolet-Performance/809/12698946/10002/-1
GM dealers and reputable companies listed here have them:
ProductGenuine GM Lifter 12698946. Cancellation Policy. We cannot take back installed or tried parts. We cannot take back used parts. In the unlikely event that a part has been placed on backorder or discontinued, we will do our best to try and find one for you as quickly as possible.www.ebay.comProductGenuine GM Lifter 12698946. Cancellation Policy. We cannot take back installed or tried parts. We cannot take back used parts. In the unlikely event that a part has been placed on back-ordered or discontinued, we will do our best to try and find one for you as quickly as possible.www.ebay.comSimply request our dealer invoice for the part and provide it to your preferred dealer along with the defective part. Ordered by Mistake. Just Didn't Like it. Found a Better Price. Changed My Mind. Doesn't Fit.www.ebay.com
Not familiar with these companies:
12698946 - General Motors Engine Camshaft Follower. VALVE LIFTERS | GM Car Parts Online, Cincinnati OHGenuine General Motors Part # 12698946 (12680871) - Engine Camshaft Follower. VALVE LIFTERS. Cylinder Deactivation. Engine Camshaft Follower. Ships from GM Car Parts Online, Cincinnati OHwww.gmcarpartsonline.com
All of the Amazon ones are Chicom garbage and the reviewers all lost their engines soon after installation.
@tom3 These engines aren't direct injection, normally there isn't a reason to clean the intake valves. This is for 08-2014 Tahoes looks like you might be thinking of newer onesOff topic question but when you do this will you remove the (intake) valves and clean the back sides? Like to see a picture of those if so. Really wonder about the DI engine valves build up.