Just make sure that when you pull them out and put them aside, throw them in a tupperware container full of clean oil to store them while you do the top end kit. Even if it'll only be for a day or two or you plan for it to only be a day or two do it. Any cheap $1.50 supermarket oil will work for this.
2000 Mustang GT Steeda build #48. Bolt ons, suspension, Novi 2000.
Just because I give you advice, doesn't mean I know more than you. Its just means I've done more stupid ****.