500, 472, 425, 368 Discussion, hmmmmm...... in Cadillac Engine Discussion; yeaaaaa, so i looked into cyl. 6 today and i didnt see a silvery color, but more of a brown, ...
- 08-26-05 09:20 PM #1
yeaaaaa, so i looked into cyl. 6 today and i didnt see a silvery color, but more of a brown, almost rust color. ill take off the heads, but should i plan on a diff motor? cuz i didnt see any silver.
- 08-26-05 09:22 PM #2
sory about that, the forum kept lying and telling me my post wasnt working,
- 08-27-05 10:46 AM #3
Surface rust can range from no big deal to time for a rebore. Pull it apart to see.
- 08-27-05 10:58 AM #4
Yeah, either way I definitly don't think that it will cause you to need a different motor. Boring it out should do you right, or if it isn't bad at all, you could just hone it.
- 08-27-05 01:05 PM #5
cool, if i bored it, how much could i expect to pay for pistons?>
- 08-29-05 07:54 PM #6
Under $300 for cast, around $375 for KB hypers, and $550 or so and up for forged.
Oh yeah, maddog finally has scat stock length forged rods for the 500 along with their ross pistons, so a forged pistons and rods combo will run about $1000.
- 08-29-05 08:13 PM #7
Yeah I guess it all depends what the setup is going to be used for.
- 08-30-05 02:43 AM #8
I also have those pistons and rods for sale alone or a set for about the same money.
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