Typical C-460 intake installation

Go down

Typical C-460 intake installation

Post  Topgunn1 on May 20th 2013, 9:34 am

Is it typical to have to mill a new C-460 intake to get proper fittment to the heads. I purchased a brand new intake and I was going to send it off to be ported, I removed the sheetmetal and was checking to make sure everything lined up properly and its not even close. I clearenced the top edges where it was contacting the heads near the gasket rail of the heads and it got better but still not very close. I used an angle finder and it has the same angle as the sheetmetal intake, I am guessing at this point the heads have been angle milled or rolled. What are some opinions of a path foward from here. Thanks.

Topgunn1

Posts : 7
Join date : 2013-02-23

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Typical C-460 intake installation

Post  rmcomprandy on May 20th 2013, 10:08 am

IF the head surfaces have been modified then you will need to modify the intake manifold.

rmcomprandy

Posts : 4985
Join date : 2008-12-02
Location : Roseville, Michigan

View user profile http://www.rmcompetition.com

Back to top Go down

Re: Typical C-460 intake installation

Post  dtimmer on May 20th 2013, 9:42 pm

Or the deck surface. If the heads have been ported the ports could have been moved also.

dtimmer

Posts : 223
Join date : 2009-08-23
Age : 32
Location : Grand Rapids, MI

View user profile http://www.visnerengine.com/

Back to top Go down

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum