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PostSubject: Re: Series I - Use aluminum GN heads?   Series I - Use aluminum GN heads? EmptyThu Jul 23, 2009 3:43 pm

the cylinder head shop where i got my heads done, tell me that the aluminium heads of a grand national will fit on the series 1 riv. anybody heard this?
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PostSubject: Re: Series I - Use aluminum GN heads?   Series I - Use aluminum GN heads? EmptyThu Jul 23, 2009 4:11 pm

I had heard rumors that it would work, but never heard of someone doing it.

Does it look the same?

GN heads:
http://www.cylinderheadspecialties.com/images/Img50.gif

intake channels might not...:
http://whiteracing.com/images/champhd2.jpg

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PostSubject: Re: Series I - Use aluminum GN heads?   Series I - Use aluminum GN heads? EmptyThu Jul 23, 2009 4:55 pm

they do. the old time head shop where i had my heads done are certain that they do. ill double check and and yank on the old guys memory again,but he confirmed twice that they will. champion,makes super ported heads they start at around $750..big bucks
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PostSubject: Re: Series I - Use aluminum GN heads?   Series I - Use aluminum GN heads? EmptyThu Jul 23, 2009 5:26 pm

made some calls and am waiting for replys. i would spring for a head swap like this for sure! allthough they appear the same there might be subtle differences that will make the difference...
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I'd be very interested to know if this would work... keep us posted!

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sure thing.
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PostSubject: Re: Series I - Use aluminum GN heads?   Series I - Use aluminum GN heads? EmptyThu Jul 23, 2009 6:15 pm

Isnt there an 89 series 1 riv with forged internals and GN heads and a turbo on here that just signed up recently?
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PostSubject: Re: Series I - Use aluminum GN heads?   Series I - Use aluminum GN heads? EmptyThu Jul 23, 2009 7:57 pm

wow! where.s he at?
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