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08-02-2012 06:42 PM
Mojo56 A machine shop can install new seats in the heads...
08-02-2012 05:16 PM
stallion0606 disassembled engine. did a leak down test, not good. afterwards found that the valves looked like they tried to go through the heads, can these be repaired
12-29-2011 08:09 AM
Originally Posted by stallion0606
was rebuilt in 2004. ran it in mudd boggs and ran hard till 2008 when it ran hot and started smoking afterwards
Ayuh,... Do a compression test, 'n leak-down test...

Sounds like she's pretty Beat though...
12-28-2011 07:54 PM
stefanP Overheated engine is never good sign.Look at your spark plugs.Also take a compression test.On the other hand,"A engine that smokes is well lubricated!"
12-28-2011 07:34 PM
stallion0606 do not know how mant miles. speedometer stopped working
12-28-2011 07:32 PM
stallion0606 was rebuilt in 2004. ran it in mudd boggs and ran hard till 2008 when it ran hot and started smoking afterwards
09-10-2011 04:35 PM
327NUT How many miles on the engine...if you know?
09-10-2011 04:17 PM
DoubleVision Likely at highway speeds you simply can`t see it. This could be valve seals, valve guides or a leak at the intake gaskets. Worse case scenario would be rings.
09-10-2011 04:08 PM
engine smokes

355 sbc smokes in town but not at highway speeds

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