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Re: A few questions

To: Andy Whiteford <>,
Subject: Re: A few questions
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Date: Mon, 9 Aug 2004 09:51:05 -0700 (GMT-07:00)

>3/ I have eight n.o.s.  valve springs for 1592 alpine
>    - are they the same as  1725 cc engine ??

Yes, there was a design change toward the end of the 1725 production that was
a different spring set, but I think this was a cost reduction, bottom line is 
to set your
spring tensions with shims at a reputable head rebuilder and you could use 

>4/  can I briefly test engine with no propshaft attached, as long as the
>    box  &  Odrive are full of fluid ??

Sure, but even if the trans is in neutral, the output shaft will spin, which 
might spew 
some oil out the open rear.


Jarrid Gross
SII 1725 EFI

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