Originally Posted by fasteddy_1947
Am thankful the cylinder heads aren't growing. : )
I'd say to make one using a heavy turnbuckle, but it might cost as much as the whole tool!
Look the manifolds over carefully. It's not at all unusual for them to have hairline cracks. Finding replacements shouldn't be a problem unless they're, well, a problem!
• OEM Chevy exh. manifolds
The spreader will work good on some manifolds:
Not as good on some:
And not at all on others:
Lisle p/n 13000: