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Old 09-06-2006, 06:11 PM   #61
WIsixfitty
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Gramps
Don't know how loose exhaust valves would require new pistons and heads.

Think maybe he means the exhaust valve stem is loose in its guide. That would make more sense as far as the oil consumption goes. But still not for the head and piston replacement.
Kinda what I was thinking. Maybe on top of that loose condition they became even looser and hit the piston and head too.
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