black45 said:i have a 1995 sts and i have got gas in my oil i may have to have a motor do you know of any body that has one for sale
majax said:"In researching this engine, we discovered that few rebuilders are overhauling Northstar V8s - not because these engines are lasting forever (they're not) but because the Northstar V8s are such expensive and complex engines."
so according to them Northstars done last very long.
I got out the digi cam last night...this is #7 cyl wall, 137K milesAs noted, many Northstars have been apart on this forum and all have noted that the cylinder walls and pistons are perfect, with the original factory honing pattern still visible, with well over 100K on them. The cylinder liners are a very hard cast iron and honed for oil retention that makes the liners wear very very little and last virtually forever