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blown head gasket rebuild engine

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Old 09-23-2013, 06:34 PM   #1
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Default blown head gasket rebuild engine

Ok I have posted alot on here lately and I appreciate the help and knowledge. Here is my problem I have a blown head gasket. I have decided to rebuild the engine the reason being is because my girlfriends dad is a mechanic and has been working on cars his whole life. so the problem remains I need to know where to get all the things I need for a engine rebuild. I have not tested the heads yet but I am not buying new ones im using the old ones. I have never done a engine rebuild and I need your advice or your experiences. everything I should know about this engine rebuild I would love and want to know thank you.
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Old 09-23-2013, 09:04 PM   #2
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Lapp the heads. It costs more but if you blew the head then you might as well do it right the first time.

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Old 09-24-2013, 04:12 PM   #3
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Build that ***** up.

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