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#1 Old 10-05-2013, 02:12 PM
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Dropped valve seats!!

Ok i posted a thread about a month ago when my R/T died on the road.
It took a while but i found a trustworthy mech to take the engine apart. he called me wed to come check it out.
i dropped 3 valve seats (YES 3!!) and they fell bad enough to mess up the pistons and heads. im replacing the engine and should have it back by friday.
i have heard about 50 cases of dropped valve seats but NEVER more than 1 dropping at the same time!! Is it weird that 3 dropped all at once?

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Glad to hear you found a good shop. I'm still looking for one. What part of he country are you in? It would be great if you could keep us appraised of your progress, where you got the motor, costs, time, etc.

Good luck!

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For some strange reason I think he's in Texas, Yes please keep us updated as too replacement engine and all.

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Originally Posted by Manicmechanic View Post
For some strange reason I think he's in Texas, Yes please keep us updated as too replacement engine and all.
LOL.. Just cause his pics of Texas....lol..tears in my eyes

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