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Replacing valve seals

I am getting some smoking when I first start up and thinking its valve seals. Has anybody replaced theirs? I am thinking maybe I can used compressed air through the spark plug holes to keep the valves closed like I have done in a car. But, looking at the covers over the cam shafts and timing chains I am not so sure I can remove the cover without causing movement of the cams. Theoretically the tension on the timing chains should keep everything in place but its not bad to double check.
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