Resurfacing Cylinder Head


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  • hazey123

Posted May 17, 2008 - 03:28 PM

#1

Quick question on resurfacing cylinder head. I am having trouble removing the bolts that are threaded into the cylinder head. Do I just clamp in the middle with some vise grips and wrench them off? Are the threads reverse in the head? Is there a trick to it, this is my first time doing this. I need to get these bolts out before I can even start sanding the head.:thumbsup: Thanks

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  • usmcpaul

Posted May 17, 2008 - 05:00 PM

#2

Are you talking about the head bolts or alignment dowels/pins?

And are you going to sand the head by hand?

  • bustersat

Posted May 17, 2008 - 05:32 PM

#3

use two nuts that fit the threads. Jam them together, then turn the one closest to the head counter clock wise. should come right out. if not try just a little heat to loosen them.





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