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post #796 of 2220 Old 02-11-2011, 10:50 PM Thread Starter
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well I'm glad that's not it, I am going to be doing the treatment too, soon.

After reading your oil issue the other day, I checked my oil, and I'm about a quart low...no dripping or smoke though. but with 101k on the clock it's kinda expected
Yea, I don't think it's expected. I shouldn't be burning oil until 150k+. I don't know. I'm stumped. Still waiting on good weather... /:

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I washed her. She's pretty


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I washed her. She's pretty
Pretty. Is that an oil spot I see

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Yea, I don't think it's expected. I shouldn't be burning oil until 150k+. I don't know. I'm stumped. Still waiting on good weather... /:

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yeah, but you don't know the full history, so you could be burning oil really at any time if it wasn't taken care of. Also, every engine isn't going to be exactly the same. you may have some burnin at 100k, and some not till 180k...it really is a crap shoot, esp if you haven't owned it since mile 1
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Yea, I'm hoping to get a compression test done Wednesday and hopefully gain a little bit if knowledge on what is happening. I'll keep everyone posted.

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I washed her. She's pretty
Looking really sharp! Did you ever trim fenders?

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Looking really sharp! Did you ever trim fenders?

Hope all goes as well as possible for your engine.
Thanks! And no I haven't. I'm gunna trim them when I get my bumpers!

I also hope everything goes well with my motor. It would be a shame if I had to rebuild it. I would prolly bore it or something like that.

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Thanks! And no I haven't. I'm gunna trim them when I get my bumpers!

I also hope everything goes well with my motor. It would be a shame if I had to rebuild it. I would prolly bore it or something like that.
Ha, okay. Yea, the trimming can be a all in one project.

you are not much over 100k are you? Yea rebuild = 5.0+ liter V-8

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Ha, okay. Yea, the trimming can be a all in one project.

you are not much over 100k are you? Yea rebuild = 5.0+ liter V-8
Yea, a 5.0 would be sick. I don't think it can be done tho. And yea I'm at 103k. I hope it's just valve seals.

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Yea, a 5.0 would be sick. I don't think it can be done tho. And yea I'm at 103k. I hope it's just valve seals.
why not... I do not know much about stroking... I see people around here with 4.0's to 4.5/4.6/4.7

Yea hopefully something minor.

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Because it might be hard to find pistons that will be that big and all that jazz.

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Because it might be hard to find pistons that will be that big and all that jazz.
Oh... well bore it to a 350 and get some chevy parts... idk hahahaa

I have not heard much about stroking the V-8 most everyone is happy with the V-8 power

Thankfully I can just buy a Golen engine drop in that will produce 270 HP.

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why not... I do not know much about stroking... I see people around here with 4.0's to 4.5/4.6/4.7

Yea hopefully something minor.
different type of engine design. I know the 4.0 has iron sleeves in it and you can easily bore it out. I think the 4.7 is a different design with much smaller bore spacing so you do not have enough meat between the cylinders to bore them very much if any at all.

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different type of engine design. I know the 4.0 has iron sleeves in it and you can easily bore it out. I think the 4.7 is a different design with much smaller bore spacing so you do not have enough meat between the cylinders to bore them very much if any at all.
Ah did not know that there was less space between each cylinder. Something that I did not know.

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