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Old 09-18-2008, 19:29   #1 (permalink)
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Hello all I have a new probe owner question for you

Hey All I just bought a 94 Probe Se for 100 dollars. Some girl was selling just to get rid of it. I bought it for a tinkering toy since I love to work on cars.


My first question is this:


The 4th plug position, when I put the socket and extention in to remove the plug, it seems to be blocked by something. When I flash light it I see a gasket like material along the perimeter/wall of the valve cover. But not up where the valve cover it, looks like its deep enough to be considered down by the head.


My guess is the head gasket expanded past into the spark plug hole.


What do you guys think?
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Old 09-18-2008, 21:07   #2 (permalink)
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Ok ok Ok Here we are...


Sorry it took so long. I been busy sourcing some parts. I will post befores, then in the middles. After said and done I will post afters. I will update throughout to keep this ball rolling.


Before Pics Exterior and interior:



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^^^This One belongs in the above post^^^

As we tear apart and remove things for cleaning and restoration:

Look at this intake this chick put on, GHETTO!!
Also check out the oil on the cams lol....Anyone for choco Milk?




Valve Cover after an hours worth of cleaning the gunk and grime off. It had been burnt on and cake baked! I thought I got a before pic....but I guess not.

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After Pics of the Valve Cover and G-Intake Installed


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Old 09-18-2008, 21:09   #5 (permalink)
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Interior without seats, before Craftsman ShopVac Time!!





Oh But of course, we can't forget the time Liz(My Wife) decided to snap some paparazzi shots as Joe and I trouble shoot the Probe. As we like to call "Probing the Probe". We went around the block to figure out why its cutting out.




For those Sore eyes of yours from looking at this Pink Panther, I have some Candy for you. Joe brought his Evo over and decided to park it behind mine so his would look better. :tongue:


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