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#2398996 - 11/05/17 03:55 PM Re: A-727 help [Re: geo.]
reno340 Offline


Registered: 03/26/05
Posts: 386
Loc: Maryland
no, just a basic build. The engine really didn't need much as the crank just needed polished and heck, the bores were only .003 out. It just needed honed enough to take the glaze out. So just a hot tank, polish the crank and a quick hone.
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#2399121 - 11/05/17 08:41 PM Re: A-727 help [Re: geo.]
reno340 Offline


Registered: 03/26/05
Posts: 386
Loc: Maryland
I never got it to full. I just got it to the point where the pump picked up the fluid and started pumping it. when it did, it started to stream out when in neutral or in gear. it's pretty bad.
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"There are only three real sports, Mountain climbing, Bull Fighting and Auto Racing. The rest are just games"
- Earnest Hemmingway


If you can't run with the big dogs, stay on the porch!!

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#2427729 - 01/02/18 11:24 AM Re: A-727 help [Re: reno340]
reno340 Offline


Registered: 03/26/05
Posts: 386
Loc: Maryland
UPDATE: I did finally find the culprit. My new torque converter was cracked at the base of the snout. It was so fine of a crack that I could not see it without pressure testing it. Here is a youtube video of my home made pressure tester for the torque converter.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QDhz3MSemv8
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"There are only three real sports, Mountain climbing, Bull Fighting and Auto Racing. The rest are just games"
- Earnest Hemmingway


If you can't run with the big dogs, stay on the porch!!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_xQJtN1_6DU

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#2427737 - 01/02/18 11:40 AM Re: A-727 help [Re: reno340]
469runner Offline
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Registered: 01/07/04
Posts: 1057
Loc: Virginia
I am glad you found it. Does B&M not pressure test their converters? What a pain. I would be tempted to send it back and ask for a refund and go with another company. I've used Turbo Action and Dynamic with good results. Costs more, but I think a better quality unit.

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