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Old 03-20-2010, 06:17 PM
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Originally Posted by Plaintoast
Any idea what the casting number is on those centerbolt heads?
Sure do. its 14096217 they are pretty new heads, think they were used in crate motors a while back. I agree with the particle contamination and low oil pressure. Ill make sure i Plastigage all the journals Ill probably be starting the build in a week or so so ill let you guys know how it goes. I mean i was having serious issues with my oil pressure. On a cold start i would have a good 25-30 but when it was warmed up completely iv seen it as low as 3-5 at idle. I wont have these issues this time around but what could have caused this for future reference. I was thinking big clearances or something i was missing not sure.
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