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  1. jamiesaun
    09-10-2017 12:49 PM - permalink
    jamiesaun
    Dude, I finally had to tear into one of those 4.2 gm straight sixes last week. It's the most difficult head I've ever done, by far. Did you end up leaving the timing cover on? Cuz I didn't, this one was leaking and had to come off. Plus, without a wedge of some kind I didn't see a way to leave the cover on.

    Also, five of the head bolts busted off in the block. Basically it's a nightmare...and it still has to go back together too.
  2. dagmike77
    05-17-2017 09:39 PM - permalink
    dagmike77
    Thanks for replying back. I have the MBRP SS 409 EXHAUST SYSTEM sitting in my kitchen, I'm gonna slap it on my truck and see how she runs. I hate CV UNITS.

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  • About Sbluke55
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    01 f-250, Standard
    Rev tech 4" lift, 37" military wrangler Mt tires
    KC diy 66, Full force 160/100 and custom tunes from PHP
    Banks intercooler and full 4" exhaust, Diy S&B intake
    Diy quad feed, Hydra, Isspro boost, pyro, and fuel pressure
    3/0 battery cables with military style terminals

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04-11-2019
11:44 PM - heavydoc mentioned Sbluke55 in post Re: HELP!!!!!
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04-07-2019
04:39 PM - Sbluke55 mentioned masakimm in post Re: 7.3L Betty Sue Moto Van. Maybe 550hp?
... it didnt happen. masakimm the slacker, you kno...
04-05-2019
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03-29-2019
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03-12-2019
03:11 PM - Sbluke55 mentioned masakimm in post Re: Manual Transmission shifting problems
... what that part is. masakimm do you know. My gu...
03-08-2019
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02-21-2019
08:48 PM - Sbluke55 mentioned Michael in post Re: Testing Pyrometer Thermocouple/Gauge
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02-14-2019
05:24 PM - Dustybumpers mentioned Sbluke55 in post Re: The Centaurus Resurrection
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02-10-2019
03:35 PM - Sbluke55 mentioned zamboni in post Re: cold starting issues
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01-25-2019
08:46 PM - masakimm mentioned Sbluke55 in post Re: Swapping motors, what to do before installing new one.
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01-21-2019
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01-19-2019
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01-13-2019
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01-09-2019
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12-27-2018
11:58 AM - Sbluke55 mentioned Zmann in post Re: CCV mod idea ( keeps it intact )
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12-23-2018
12:27 PM - Sbluke55 mentioned 410customs in post Re: Intercooler boots
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12-04-2018
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11-30-2018
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11-25-2018
03:48 AM - Sbluke55 mentioned 410customs in post Re: Clutches
... the trans is out. @410customs has had good luck wi...

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04-18-2019
05:18 PM - 2000f250 quoted Sbluke55 in post Re: Turbo
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04-17-2019
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01:55 PM - Blue-Truck-Nut97 quoted Sbluke55 in post Re: help! can put truck in gear without clutch??
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04-14-2019
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04-09-2019
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04-08-2019
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