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 Post subject: Head Gasket
PostPosted: Mon Oct 15, 2012 6:54 pm 
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Look at the size of this head gasket.
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It's from a 1940's- 50's John Deere
6.8L 2 cylinder diesel that has a 400cc horizontally opposed petrol engine just to start it.

I can imagine that it would shake all your teeth out if if you sat on board too long.

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 Post subject: Re: Head Gasket
PostPosted: Mon Oct 15, 2012 7:20 pm 
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In need of a balancer shaft? :lol:

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 Post subject: Re: Head Gasket
PostPosted: Tue Oct 16, 2012 9:57 am 
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Wow that must be a nice torquey motor !

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 Post subject: Re: Head Gasket
PostPosted: Wed Oct 17, 2012 11:42 am 
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It looks a bit like a Dia de los Muertos sugar skull :D

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 Post subject: Re: Head Gasket
PostPosted: Wed Oct 17, 2012 10:45 pm 
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2 helen back wrote:
It looks a bit like a Dia de los Muertos sugar skull :D

Yes there is something a little Celso Flores about it.
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