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post #1 of 3 Old 03-26-2012, 08:43 PM Thread Starter
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random/unaccounted for head bolt hole 78 cj7

hey guys, i jut put my head back on got every thing hooked back up and poured in the coolant to find it pouring from an empty hole by number 13 head bolt. i feel stupid but dont have a clue what is missing. i have the 4.2 258

please HELPPP!!

thanks in advance

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post #2 of 3 Old 03-26-2012, 09:32 PM
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Just to be sure, #13 is the rear passenger side head bolt as per the FSM. there are no open bolt holes in that area also it is inside the valve cover. Now if you mean #14 bolt, rear drivers side. The only thing that comes to mind is the temp sender hole which is right next to the head bolt.
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post #3 of 3 Old 03-27-2012, 07:49 AM Thread Starter
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your right, i remembered as i was fumbling around and found the temp sensor and it hit me,,DUH!

thanks for the help
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