my worst nightmare was realised today!!!

Discussion in 'SVT Tech Forum' started by 97redsvtcobra, Aug 18, 2004.

  1. i just found out i have only 100 psi compression on cylinder #8 ,all the rest are around has been smelling like gas lately,but started a hard skip yesterday.i guess i know why the previous older sold it now.i can rebuild 302's and 351's,but this monster scares me.can anyone tell me what years are close to a 97 4.6 DOHC in a mark VIII,and what i can use off it,such as shortblock,heads,intake.i would greatly appreciale any help you guys can give me.thanks,mark.
  2. Hi, moving this over to "SVT" instead (tech related). :)

    Sounds like a perfect time for a rebuild btw :doh: G'luck with it...