4.0 Head source - Off-Road Forums & Discussion Groups
Jeep-Short Wheelbase All discussion of short wheelbase Jeeps: CJ, TJ, YJ and JK

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of (permalink) Old 12-06-2002, 04:00 PM
tangel
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
4.0 Head source

Hey all,
Ive been lookin for a good supplier for a 4.0 head to do the 4.2 conversion with. About the best deal Ive found is www.cylinderheadstogo.com They quoted me for $170 plus shipping and $100 core charge for a reman. casting# 7120 head. Anybody deal with them before or know of a better deal?? Thanks for the help fellas.
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of (permalink) Old 12-06-2002, 04:57 PM
tkcomer
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: 4.0 Head source

Coast Guard? Jeez. Canít you confiscate a vehicle? Just kidding. I got mine at a junkyard. Most junkyards around here want about 200 bucks. But then, they donít like to take a head off a good engine. I lucked into my head at $125 for the head, valve cover, and exhaust manifold. But the bottom end of the engine was toast. They were happy to sell me the head. I didnít even have to take it off. $212 at the machine shop. But a couple of valves were bent. And no shipping or trade-in charges. You will need the valve cover as the one on the 4.2 wonít fit. The exhaust wonít fit either. I got this head off of a Cherokee as the manifolds on it are supposed to be stronger. So you might call a few junkyards first. Just to see what they have. Hope this helps.
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Off-Road Forums & Discussion Groups forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome