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Old 09-03-2012, 06:50 AM   #90
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Originally Posted by 02NIGHTmare View Post
mine dropped number 4 cylinder valve seat. it took out number 4 piston and number 1 piston. bought rebuilt head on ebay as well as head bolts, gasket kit, pistons, rings, and wrist pins. finished assembling today but wont start. instrument clusters light up and wipers and headlights work. cant hear fuel pump prime up or starter engage any help would be greatly appreciated. thanx
Double check your grounds.There is a ground from the harness to battery that can be easy to miss.
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