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Unread 01-31-2012, 12:54 PM   #1
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engine block crack looking to have it welded

I have a 6.5 turbo diesel that suffered a hairline crack due to the previous owner not having antifreeze in it. I'm looking for a shop that is willing to weld it. Does anyone know a place, or have any experience in this? thank you

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Unread 02-01-2012, 06:32 PM   #2
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Dan at Desert Dog on west grant welded the engine block in my j10.......
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Unread 02-12-2012, 01:59 AM   #3
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Funny fact' im a mecanic and have access to tsbs and factory repair info. Fords registered fixe for that block cracking is jbweld. :P
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Unread 02-12-2012, 04:53 AM   #4
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drill both ends so crack dosent spread ! pre heat use the right rod!
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