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Old 26 May 2012, 12:28 pm
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the engine blew a head gasket so i tore it down, still showing the factory cross hatch pattern
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Old 26 May 2012, 12:33 pm
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The piston
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Old 26 May 2012, 12:36 pm
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pile of parts
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Old 26 May 2012, 12:42 pm
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All that for a head gasket? Me thinks your doing a lot more than a gasket. Have fun.

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Old 26 May 2012, 03:54 pm
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figured i should just rebuild it
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Old 26 May 2012, 05:32 pm
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It'll have one marks over 99.9% except (top) dwell area- There its usually out of spec-
But spec is different than 'Works'
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Old 26 May 2012, 07:17 pm
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dont look all that bad for 250k
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Old 26 May 2012, 08:22 pm
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dont look all that bad for 250k
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Old 26 May 2012, 09:11 pm
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It looks good for that many miles - synthetic oil?
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Old 26 May 2012, 09:23 pm
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