Need a boat mechanic for head gasket replacement

Discussion in 'Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet.' started by rickyc4, Jun 9, 2014.

  1. rickyc4

    rickyc4 FF Rancher

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    Not real happy with the 2 shops I've tried.Can anybody recommend someone?
    20 ft Wellcraft 305 2 bbl v8 in the West Seattle area.
    Thanks in advance
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  2. lincolnlock

    lincolnlock Been here awhile

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    Pretty much any automotive shop can work on that 305 for you. It's just a small block chevy. Heck you could do it yourself if you owned a torque wrench and a few sockets.
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  3. MasterMarine

    MasterMarine Long timer

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    Just make sure they use the right parts (gaskets mostly).

    Why do you think you need your head gasket replaced?
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