> 1) What work can I expect to be required to fix this engine?
If it's really frozen, then you can expect to need the cylinder block bored
oversize (as at least one cylinder wall will be damaged by corrosion) and
new pistons and rings. Bearings, seals and gaskets should be replaced as a
matter of course. Other things will be "as required".
> It had only
> 23,000 mi on it prior to being stored,
Seems inconsistent with "excessive gunk" under the rocker cover ... the head
may need work too.
> 2) What can I expect to pay for this type of rebuild?
Sorry, no comment beyond it won't be cheap, and isn't an area where you want
to go cheap, unless you decide to do it yourself.
> 3) I live in NE Pennsylvania. Does anyone have a recommendation as to
> good mechanic in the area to do this work?
I don't, but you could try looking through the Monster List at
I don't see Cross Valley Auto in there, so if you use them, be sure to drop
Chris a note with your opinion.