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97 Regal GS, Should I go to the dark side

Dasfinc

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Considering trading the SHO for a GS.

what are all the big 'watch out's' for the 97's?
 

DanJoy

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There's rumor that the 97 heads were prone to cracking but I'm not sure if there's any truth in that.
 

Eagle

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There's rumor that the 97 heads were prone to cracking but I'm not sure if there's any truth in that.
97-98 both actually. The 99 is the first year that the heads weren't supposed to be a "problem"
 

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Aren't you just going to sell/ trade/ break it three weeks after buying it anyhow? :drums:
 

The Broken Regal

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heads cracking?

i put 140k on my 98 modded and i dont think I've ever heard of any guys cracking heads on dozens and dozens of modded 97s from the regal board?
 

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pull the valve cover if the head casting (on top of the LIM/head coolant port under VC visible with rockers in place) is 2261 walk away
 

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