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So what was the mode of failure?
sorry for the late reply. i believe it was fuel related/ lean condition

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new engine came in yesterday from the engine shop
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heads flow 340cfm at .650 lift previously before port they were 188cfm

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engines painted and installed. trans is bolted up and tight

more carnage from the old engine [IMG][/IMG]
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car is up and running on e85 an let me tell you dam improvement over the old setup. fuel system clearly was [email protected]$ed beacuse just with the change from 91 to E no table changes the car makes 6+ more psi of boost.

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Nice ride restore you got going and especially bringing your daughter into cars, sharing a passion for Impala. Also thanks for saving a great early example of Impala. Many happy miles.
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