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 Post subject: EL Turbo Head gasket questions
Posted: Sat Oct 06, 2012 10:57 pm 
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VIC, Australia

well i've turboed my el falcon and blew the head gasket.and then i put a 1.3mm mls head gasket in.its al running but when i went to drive it to my tuner it started over heating so i got it home and there was massive amounts of pressure in the cooling system,what pissing out of the i got the head machined, but i cleaned the block with a wire brush and didnt use and copper gasket as it says not to on the head the problem with the headgasket leaking exhaust gases into the cooling system.



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 Post subject: Re: EL Turbo Head gasket questions
Posted: Sun Oct 07, 2012 1:01 am 

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Location: a shit suburb in sydney
NSW, Australia

did you get the head tested for cracks..
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