351C timing cover

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Define "too rusted". I've never seen a 351C timing cover that was so rusted it couldn't be reused. Unless you have massive pits or holes through the plate, it should be completely usable after a good media blasting.

 

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The area on the plate, where the water used to flow, dig a groove of 60% of the plate thickness.

I dont want to re-used it.

 

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I have heard stories of the aluminum ones not sealing well around the oil pan area, I would try to find a good stock unit.

 

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The area on the plate, where the water used to flow, dig a groove of 60% of the plate thickness.

I dont want to re-used it.
Someone ran it without a proper antifreeze mixture then. Makes sense to replace it. 

Can't help you on the repop units. I probably have a good used original that just needs a good cleaning, but shipping to Canada might be pricey. Do you have a package dtop on the US side?

 

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I used a Summit one on my last built because I couldn't find a good used one. Worked just fine.

 

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