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mustangboy
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From: Ont, Canada
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posted 03-27-2003 02:38 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for mustangboy     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
The valve tips are pretty chewed up on the 289 that I'm putting in my sisters coupe.Looks like I'm gonna have to pull the heads and get a valve job done.I want to get away from these rail rockers so this won't happen again.I think the cheapest way to go is with the rail type roller tipped rockers from comp cams.I could switch to the earlier style rocker but then I would have to have the heads machined for screw in studs and guide plates so I wouldn't be any further ahead budget wise.Anyone got any other ideas?

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Moneymaker
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posted 03-27-2003 02:46 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Moneymaker   Click Here to Email Moneymaker     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Magnum rail tip Comp Rockers in stock at MMR.

$164 plus shipping.

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