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Old 06-21-2017, 09:19 AM   #1451
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Re: Over 25 Years Later, Finally My 71 C-10 Truck Build

Originally Posted by mcbassin View Post
Man, What a sick result of an engine rebuild. I'm sorry to read that for sure. I have read similar stories on this site about cams taking a dump shortly after the rebuild.
I hope you get it all sorted out.
Very nice work on the mega porch too!
Thanks. I'm happy with it so far.

Originally Posted by Dieselwrencher View Post
Mike, can you see if they will put this amount towards a roller cam and see if you can find a roller block and build one of those? Or just upgrade to a roller for this block the next go around and get away from the flat tappet blues all together?
Too late. They are already sending the replacement. Definitely something I'll look at in the future though.
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