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Out look had water damage in engine due to floodneed to remove head do i need to remove engine if so does out top or remove frame from under truck

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You dont need to remove engine to remove head, but why do you remove head for water damage? usually engine damage from water is a bent rod. your insurance co should be paying for this.

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