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Re: Removing the head, what else should I buy?

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Subject: Re: Removing the head, what else should I buy?
From: Max Heim <>
Date: Wed, 30 Oct 2002 14:41:17 -0800
Well, it depends. What caused you to pull the head, and how many miles does
it have?

on 10/30/02 1:48 PM, Steve Shoyer at wrote:

> Last night I removed everything to get to the point where I can remove the
> head from my 1980 MGB.  I sprayed the nuts with PBlaster, and tonight I will
> try to finish the job.  As long as I'm getting the head magnafluxed and
> flattened, is there anything else I should replace?  Valves, springs, stuff
> like that?  I already have a new set of head studs, and I'll probably do the
> manifold and thermostat cover studs too.  Also, what should I remove from the
> head before taking it to the machine shop?
> Thanks again.
> --Steve (1980 MGB)


Max Heim
'66 MGB GHN3L76149
If you're near Mountain View, CA,
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