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Author Topic: head water leak questions  (Read 1871 times)
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« Reply #15 on: April 17, 2010, 08:26:53 AM »

Busnuts are always great at fabricating special tools LOL  Jack
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« Reply #16 on: April 17, 2010, 06:45:45 PM »

Tom,
   Remind Frank of Bob of The North's experience.  He had to occasionally add water until his engine blew. He had it towed to Luke and a complete rebuild which I think included 2 heads.  Jack

Just one head replaced but otherwise correct.  We ran it for four years and it always used a little water.  It would likely still be running that way except for the one day when I let it get low on water and it overheated.  Its like a landmine waiting to get you when you least expect it.
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