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Old 05-17-2005, 18:19   #1 (permalink)
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copper head gaskets

howdy guys anyone no were to purches a copper head gasket for a ford 250 xflow, can you get them in different sizes to help lower the comp down, ok thanks.
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Old 05-17-2005, 19:06   #2 (permalink)
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ACL make them up...You need to O ring heads or block...Then compound on each surface.....Stud head bolts.....Colder plugs...
250's have rather low compression..... .060 should be enough decomp...
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i wouldnt bother with a copper head gasket, a few guys that i know are running std head gaskets, one has made 600+rwhp and the other has gone 10.76, with std head gasket
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i wouldnt bother with a copper head gasket, a few guys that i know are running std head gaskets, one has made 600+rwhp and the other has gone 10.76, with std head gasket
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