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Old 10-16-2010, 12:57 AM   #1
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Hey! My middle boy got himself a newer Subie. 99 Outback model 2.2. How do these heads look? Shouldn't we have them machined, just cause we have them off and it's smart!? Pistons OK?

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Old 10-16-2010, 01:19 AM   #2
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You should always machine heads when you have them off the car, its cheap and will offer you that added saftey gap
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Old 10-16-2010, 10:24 AM   #3
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Why did you remove the heads in the first place?
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Old 10-16-2010, 11:25 AM   #4
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Why did you remove the heads in the first place?
99 2.2...my guess its a blown hg.
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Old 10-16-2010, 06:49 PM   #5
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any engine with blown HG or overheating I resurface. Heads that just come off a good running engine I do NOT resurface it if it doesn't need it. Usually I will resurface if the surface needs to be clean because the HG dug into it, or say material is stuck onto the head or anything that may need to be cleaned if needed.
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Old 10-16-2010, 07:31 PM   #6
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Why is the engine apart?

If they straitedge ok, then no.
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