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Originally Posted by LakeSuperiorGeezer View Post
I still think a compression test with intake and exhaust valve adjustment is a good idea before pulling because then you will know what you have, most likely an engine that needs no work. If you decide to sell the engine, it makes a good selling point if the compression is within specification.
BINGO! If it ain't broke, don't fix it, and if it does break, well... now you are engineless just like you wanted, without incurring the costs of removing the engine.

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