Refreshed my 350v8 Buick engine

Discussion in 'Jeeps with the Buick Heartbeat' started by Macjeeper, Feb 18, 2011.

  1. Macjeeper

    Macjeeper MAC

    Hey all, 3 weeks ago I changed my J-3000 engine back to my original engine I swapped out last July with a junkyard rod-knocking engine.
    My old engine had a bad lobe on the #5 exhaust valve on my old RV camshaft, my problem that I didn't do was during the last camshaft install I didn't add the ZINC additive to the engine oil to break-in the camshaft.

    I refreshed the engine with a new TA Perf. RV-12 camshaft and new lifters and the Zinc additive.

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    Mac
     
  2. bhambulldog

    bhambulldog 1955 76-RoadmasterRiviera

    cool:TU:
     
  3. sean Buick 76

    sean Buick 76 Buick Nut Staff Member

    Nice to see your Jeep getting a fresh heart and even better that it is the original! :3gears:
     
  4. ubushaus

    ubushaus Gold Level Contributor

    Oh yeah! :TU:
     
  5. swampedge

    swampedge Well-Known Member

    Sho nuff cool!
     
  6. New SBB

    New SBB That HURT

    I have about the same setup...sorta. '79 Buick 350 unused crate motor going into my '51 Willys Overland panel truck.

    "Oh that's sooooo nice!" --Joe Walsh :beer
     

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