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A Huge Thank You to DirtDog!!!!

Mucho beers for you!!!

I got the V8 to stop smoking. It did turn out to be a clocked return oil passage in teh head. Turns out a piece of the broken aluminum bridge i had got wedged in there, so good it felt like there wasnt a passage there. So I pulled the devris out, and closed her up and drove around. It smoked a little, but that is probably residual, nothing like the cloud that killed the neighborhood mosquitoes.

I was amazed that the oil would cause that much smoke, since it was just leaking in from the valve seal.

But a big THANKS for your help!!!

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