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Old 08-26-2011, 09:00 PM
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Ill Update more with Completed Picture Tomorrow.

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what would you say you have invested in the rebuild? since you did it your self?
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What you mean? How much money i invested ?
If So i Have Invested about $3400 but that including Machining the block and all new parts. You have to remember I have a 2002 that had 150,000 miles so I think it was time to get that motor back with a fresh start. Including the fact that the truck Exterior and Interior looks brand new so it's all worth it.

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I am guessing the 08+ 4.7 is a different design and therefore not prone to this specific problem? Hope so. *bites nails*.
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Hopefully not but the 2008 got better design heads and improve ports. I have not heard of the problem on 2008 and up but always keep in a look out. I thought mine would never have such a factory manufacturer problem and here i am rebuild and replace .
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either way, my lifetime powertrain warranty should cover it. sucks you had to rebuild so soon.
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Yea I ment what it cost you to rebuild. I am curious what my engine looks like since its an 08 with 92K miles...
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Drake it depends who does it but if your the one doing it. It may run up to 2K give or take on the price and depending machine shop and your part distributor.
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Sorry Guys That have not posted the final pictures of everything installed and clean. I did a complete Electric Fan Conversion included in the Rebuild. For some odd reason I can't Upload Pictures and I have tried everything. If you know how to help get the picture up let me know
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