Update: With the Bar's copper stop leak poured in and the motor cold and my wallet in my pocket, I fired it up threw it in gear and headed two...
I had Detroit ‘orange crush’ head gaskets on my Buick 455 and they were fine. I read those reviews previously when looking for part numbers. If...
My gaskets don't leak when the motor is cold and sitting. They start leaking as the motor is started and as it warms up. At the point that it is...
PM sent on the parts.
Keep us updated on what it does at the track.
Today I put the new coated copper head gaskets on mine. Old copper gaskets seeped from day one. I fill it up with coolant to fire up for the first...
Looks like someone must have bought the heads.
At any age that sounds good!
You take the block and I’ll take the heads
Now it’s $2900 without heads
$4800 and no bids. Let's see if it gets relisted
pics of time slips say 12.90s
Might as well buy it back and start the restoration
PJ, did you ever get this deal done?
Reading reviews on Crankshaft Specialists get very interesting and somewhat comical.
Set it up to have 700lb-ft and rev to about 5500rpm with a set of 2.56 gears..........mmmmmm
Not boogie man heads but still a good deal. It would have outrageous compression so no street engine or E85 only.
And many are out of stock.
I have bought several things since the past year from them including rockers which took about a month. No real issues although they put me in...