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Thought It Was A Ss12 Got A St16 Instead!

sears ss12 st16 parts help

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#16 MH81 OFFLINE  


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Posted August 05, 2014 - 06:52 AM

I believe the stainless will be to soft to torque properly and will stretch over time. Might be OK on intake, but head and exhaust would be a no for me.

The two intake bolts are the same length from my memory.

Be interesting to see this come together.

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Posted March 15, 2016 - 02:43 PM

Sounds great.
Did you get the head off yet? I had to make my own spring compressor tool out of a piece of 1" angle. worked well.
I think the bolt probably broke off just because it was a steel bolt inside an aluminum head, corrosion and it was froze up.
Not sure about the gas cap thing.
I know a guy who took a suburban and went completely rat rod, customs exhaust, steering wheel, flat black and red paint job, white walls,. It looked really cool.
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tahoe I know this is an old post but I just found it. What motor did he stick on that. It's cool


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Posted March 16, 2016 - 07:25 AM

tahoe I know this is an old post but I just found it. What motor did he stick on that. It's cool


Here is the entire build



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