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by legendlc
Fri Oct 11, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Engine, genny, A/C flushing
Replies: 4
Views: 275

Re: Engine, genny, A/C flushing

Not exactly the same question but relevant enough I think. I have twin Chrysler 440's with closed cooling but was wondering if there were recommendations for start up I am assuming the exhaust water passages are somewhat rusty etc? It was winterized when pulled from the water 10 years ago but no ide...
by legendlc
Fri Sep 20, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: Engines
Topic: Reinstalling heads/exhaust
Replies: 7
Views: 2710

Re: Reinstalling heads/exhaust

Much appreciated sir.
by legendlc
Fri Sep 20, 2019 9:53 am
Forum: Engines
Topic: Reinstalling heads/exhaust
Replies: 7
Views: 2710

Re: Reinstalling heads/exhaust

Jeff, would you put silicone on head gasket? If I remember correctly the parts guy said to not use any on it?
by legendlc
Tue Sep 17, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: Engines
Topic: Reinstalling heads/exhaust
Replies: 7
Views: 2710

Re: Reinstalling heads/exhaust

Jeff, any recommendations on head gaskets? I have a fel-pro PermaTorque blue stripe to go back on but can change that easily as I won't start on the head for a few days.
by legendlc
Mon Sep 16, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: Engines
Topic: Reinstalling heads/exhaust
Replies: 7
Views: 2710

Reinstalling heads/exhaust

Head finally came back from machine shop now it's time to start re-installing everything. Any tips/tricks out there? Would love to hear them if so. I have exhaust system fully disassembled down to the end caps on the logs. Newly rebuilt head that had to have valves reseated and one totally replaced ...
by legendlc
Thu Aug 01, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: GPS Systems
Topic: CHART PLOTTER ON THE CHEAP
Replies: 8
Views: 6369

Re: CHART PLOTTER ON THE CHEAP

I have used laptops/tablets etc for years running navionics. They just changed the software names I think it's now called boating HD but they have several options. On my 37DCi am restoring I plan on mounting a tablet/screen running Android and using a compatible wireless sonar from a company called ...
by legendlc
Mon Jun 24, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Any PC Experts Out There?
Replies: 15
Views: 6385

Re: Any PC Experts Out There?

I second the snipping tool or other 3rd party snipping/capture tools. Many options from full window to region to scrolling screen etc.
by legendlc
Sat Jun 08, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Exhaust manifold removal
Replies: 42
Views: 19278

Re: Exhaust manifold removal

So I did the old water test today by laying the head flat down and filling the chamber on top of the valves with water(didn't have acetone) I placed paper towels under the exhaust ports to see if I was getting any drips. It appeared that the end of the head closest to the front of the motor that was...
by legendlc
Fri Jun 07, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Exhaust manifold removal
Replies: 42
Views: 19278

Re: Exhaust manifold removal

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by legendlc
Fri Jun 07, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Exhaust manifold removal
Replies: 42
Views: 19278

Re: Exhaust manifold removal

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