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460 new intake but found something I dont like

Putting a new stealth intake on my 83 460. Pulled old cast iron off with valley pan and found carbon built up behind #s 6 and 7 push rods. Bad head gasket or intake? Did clean a lot of deposits out before I took the pic to find source.
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Putting a new stealth intake on my 83 460. Pulled old cast iron off with valley pan and found carbon built up behind #s 6 and 7 push rods. Bad head gasket or intake? Did clean a lot of deposits out before I took the pic to find source.

with the heat that transfers to the oil there, more oil changes,and better oil will keep that from going on


someone prob went longer then they should between changes

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