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Old 06-13-2019   #1552
CharlesDAMorgan
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Yes, the block of my 3.6 litre flathead V8 cracked (seized water pump) and I'm sure it's been united with a boat.

The 4.2 French flathead that replaced it in my 1949 Allard was made of sterner stuff. Its owner reports 120 bhp with the Edelbrock headers, Offenhauser twin inlet and two Strombergs!
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