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Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 28
posted April 20, 2005 05:42 AM  
Looking for input on Head problems,First 2 races the car ran close to 240 degrees,after 2nd race water was in oil,water shooting out #5 cylinder,Pulled heads off took to machine shop they magnafluxed an resurfaced the heads,said there was not cracks put heads back on # 5 cylinder still has water coming out of it but #8 is fine now.All input would be appreciated.TY

rico 08
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Total posts: 1139
posted April 20, 2005 05:50 AM  
cracked cylinder wall

Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 165
posted April 20, 2005 06:28 AM  
Originally posted by rico 08:
cracked cylinder wall

Been there, done that Your right on the money.

Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 28
posted April 20, 2005 07:37 PM  
how can i determine were the crack is in the cylinder wall,havent found it yet!

Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 132
posted April 23, 2005 06:40 PM  
block may also be cracked bottom side of lifter valley...

Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 167
posted April 23, 2005 06:57 PM  
you should be able to see a line almost always running with piston travel look close will prob look like a scratch on cylinder.

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