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Old 04-25-2013, 07:59 AM
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Originally Posted by gearheadslife View Post
why would studs seep coolant up the threads any more or less than a bolt..
Because of the way the threads are formed.. Same pitch but a slightly different shape.
Most aftermarket blocks have all blind head bolt holes that won't leak.
Studs add nothing to this build except cost and likely hood they will leak coolant.
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