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    '37-4D liked our1962's post in the thread 63 409 425 hp.
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    '37-4D replied to the thread '58 - 348 Tri Power.
    Hi Don, So the cam was ok, they measured and it was still to spec. They polished it and installed new lifters, along with a few other...
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    '37-4D replied to the thread '58 - 348 Tri Power.
    HI Don I'll have to ask. Will report back when I chat with them. Thx :)
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    What is the grind on the new cam?? The over rev didn't cause the failure,improper preperation/break in procedure did.The rev limiter is...
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    '37-4D replied to the thread '58 - 348 Tri Power.
    Update: Flattened some cam lobes. New cam and lifters going in. I can't afford roller! All the labor covered by them. We are also going...
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    '37-4D replied to the thread '58 - 348 Tri Power.
    Very cool, much appreciated!! Now at least I know it could have come from one of these: Pontiacs, Parisienne, Laurentian, and strato...
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    For the most part the Canadian W covers were the same as the US but without the bow tie, so they were painted except for the chrome...
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    '37-4D replied to the thread '58 - 348 Tri Power.
    Would you know which model Pontiac?
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    The picture shows a no bowtie valve cover. The valve covers must of been on a Canadian Pontiac.
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    '37-4D replied to the thread '58 - 348 Tri Power.
    Not the lip, the tab for plug wires. Sorry....French guy over here LOL
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    The valve covers you are describing are 58 only. The "lip" was for holding the valve cover gasket in place.
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    '37-4D replied to the thread '58 - 348 Tri Power.
    Yes Block is a '58 872 (plug cooling blocked) Head is a 791 I'd love to know which car it originated from in Canada, as the head covers...
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    :furious:bat:bang
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    '37-4D replied to the thread '58 - 348 Tri Power.
    That part I don't know! Will find out once the motor is open I guess! Hopefully it's nothing
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    Not sure how a bad lifter would cause a plug to look like that.
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