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Old 07-08-2005, 22:02   #1 (permalink)
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How much would it cost to do permanent change from leaded to unleaded in a car?

Any ideas...just in general...say for a leaded 250 in an XE Falcon?
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Old 07-09-2005, 00:47   #2 (permalink)
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Re: How much would it cost to do permanent change from leaded to unleaded in a car?

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Re: How much would it cost to do permanent change from leaded to unleaded in a car?

Put in an XF unleaded engine. But, then again, if yours is an alloy head in the XE what is the difference?
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Re: How much would it cost to do permanent change from leaded to unleaded in a car?

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Put in an XF unleaded engine. But, then again, if yours is an alloy head in the XE what is the difference?
i have run MY alloy head XEs for 100s of thousands of kays on gas, which is lacking lead also and never had a prob, any thing with an alloy head should be ok, but i would use high octane fuel otherwise you will need to reterd ignition timing a little to reduce pinging
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Re: How much would it cost to do permanent change from leaded to unleaded in a car?

get the valves and seat hardend depends on the work shop it costs. id say take the head in your self and a reface and all about $600
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