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Timebandit
05-12-2007, 08:10 PM
i will start at the begin of the job i bought a 88 chev 2500 with a blow 4.3l v-6 and a turbo 400 2 wheel drive i had a 1500 4.3l i put the motor in and drove home head gasket went send the head in and had them cleaned and planed and crack checked putting it back together and guess what happend:mad0217: :mad0217:
over head view
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the nut
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and yes that is some of the stud in it (:fighting0071:i think i cross theread it)
the stud
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so now how do i fix this do have to get my old head and get it rebuilt

jakerngr
05-12-2007, 10:08 PM
im pretty sure those thread out of the head and you can replace it with an arp one.. at least my small block camelhump ones where like that

jakerngr
05-12-2007, 10:11 PM
[32] [32] [32] yes i built a smallblock chev at one time...it started in a vega and ended up in a ranger

FU Toolbag
05-12-2007, 11:20 PM
simply unthread it and put in a new stud. A pretty easy fix actually.

Timebandit
05-12-2007, 11:45 PM
they look like pressed in

Kinslayer
05-13-2007, 12:10 AM
I got a stud puller from princess auto for like 13 bucks. Works fuckin' amazing.

Where do you get replacement STUDS from though? Lordco had fuck all.

Timebandit
05-13-2007, 09:17 AM
thanx man

MUD CHILD
05-13-2007, 11:47 AM
The studs are pressed in so you will need a puller or a nut and a bunch of washers, pull it out and install new one

Timebandit
05-13-2007, 03:36 PM
i bought a stud extractor and try pulling out of the old head to put in the cleaned and planed head and it would not come out just f'd it

Timebandit
05-13-2007, 03:38 PM
but i did find out what was wrong with the motor i pulled out of the truck when i get them on the puter i will post the pics

Timebandit
05-13-2007, 03:46 PM
here is an over view
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here is a close view of #7 piston
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cj5sean
05-13-2007, 09:48 PM
Buy A Ford....

Timebandit
05-16-2007, 05:39 PM
I got a stud puller from princess auto for like 13 bucks. Works fuckin' amazing.

Where do you get replacement STUDS from though? Lordco had fuck all.

i got the replacement studs from a extra head i have the machine shop at lordco mission said that they could get screw in one ordered in

#35
05-19-2007, 10:01 PM
Buy A Ford....

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