Engine Block Clogged

R

Rusty

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When I rebuilt My amphi engine after it was abandon for 20 years The block was
solid with crud, They let it sit in "the tank" for a week before the cooling
system was clear. I couldnt get a pint of water in it before that. The fellow
that had the car before me drained the system after his last ride and the amphi
sat outside all those years. The mechanix of the engine were free (ie pistons
and crank valves etc..)The lesson learned is Do Not drain a vehicle when you
plan long term inactivity , the cooling system will crud up!!
----- Original Message -----
From: chasgould@aol.com
To: amphicar-lovers@yahoogroups.com
Sent: Sunday, March 28, 2004 8:42 AM
Subject: Re: [amphicar-lovers] Digest Number 1306


In a message dated 3/28/2004 9:00:42 AM Eastern Standard Time,
amphicar-lovers@yahoogroups.com writes:
Here is what I have decided the problem is: The engine may be
clogged due to sitting for many years, or the water pump is not


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