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installing heads

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by adamforsythe, Apr 14, 2005.

  1. adamforsythe

    adamforsythe 1/2 ton status

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    How hard is it to install 202 heads on a 350?
    Thanks
    Adam
     
  2. Mad-Dog

    Mad-Dog 1/2 ton status

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    Adam.....you are beginning to scare me
     
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    direct bolt on, no mods necessary
     
  4. Ryan B.

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    :rotfl:

    hm.
    -install head gaskets and locate heads on dowel pins.
    -insert bolts and tighten.
    -Find torque wrench and torque to spec.

    am i missing anything?

    BTW, i don't think show truck and offroad truck belong in the same sentence together. :rotfl:
     
  5. Greg72

    Greg72 "Might As Well..." Staff Member Super Moderator

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    Maybe he meant a "Show-Off...Road Truck"??? :dunno:
     
  6. adamforsythe

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    Hello,
    Do I have to do anything with the push rods?
     
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    Thunder 3/4 ton status

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    Yes. You must put them back in. They are too short to be used for Drum Sticks.
     
  8. Ryan B.

    Ryan B. 3/4 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    Hello,
    That was funny.
    You made my friday.
    have a good weekend.
    Thanks.
    Ryan
     
  9. the beast

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    Not quite that simple. You have to make sure that your pistons have the proper depth valve releif to accomodate the larger valve.

    Shouldn't be any difference for the puch rods. However they're cheap enough that you should probably replace them.
     

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