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post #18 of (permalink) Old 04-01-2014, 07:53 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks guys! Props to Lotus F1 for not solving his bad luck with this car using the match and gasoline strategy!

You guys are right though. The previous shops that worked on the car caused far more harm than good. The engine bay was just the start though. The previous shop installed a new cylinder head. When I saw the cam timing was off and then the valve stem seals were not installed on the guides, I was It was about that time I called Lotus F1 and we realized we're going to be in for a little bigger project than we anticipated and needed to turn over many more stones



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