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Lowering the engine


Its out


Engine on stand...deep snow in CT


Longblock---->


One of the header nuts gave us trouble, but Vinny broke its kneecaps and it decided to cooperate:


#6 piston, worst leakdown of the bunch. See anything wrong here?


We found busted rings on 2 other pistons also. #2 and #5 exhaust valves were white...look to have gotten veerrrrry hot.

John's pristine garage turned into a Porsche parts yardsale:


About 9 hours after we started = shortblock----->
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