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Re: piston for mc engine
IPC has changed name to The Parts Connection (TPC) and their
number is 1-800-472-1144. Good people. Pick up some Pentosin
at $11 per liter while you're at it.
Paul Anderson: Private email AndersonPaul@juno.com
On Wed, 31 Dec 1997 10:59:20 PST "Mike Del Tergo" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>In my experience, WR code 5 cyl, and from others I've spoken with, the
>#5 is often the first to suffer damage due to poor cooling and heat
>transfer in the rear of the engine bay. While my car seemed to run
>well,(less than 40K miles) I was losing power somewhere, I pulled the
>head for a look around, it turned out that #5 piston was breaking up
>between the rings. Luckily none of the metal bits got past the rings.
>All the other pistons looked new as did the bores.
>I got my pistons from IPC, not sure of their new name. @ $95, seemed
>expensive at the time but virtually everyone said this was a deal. I
>would give them a buzz if you want to go new. If other listers don't
>have the # I can prolly find it. If you want used try Chris @
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