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      03-16-2011, 10:27 PM   #1
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do i need to break it in?

i am getting my cylinder head replaced by my dealership right now and i was just wondering if i need to break it in? if so, how? thanks
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      03-17-2011, 12:57 AM   #2
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Don't think so, but on some cars the head bolts need to be retourqued after a certain number of miles. In any case, dealer service department should be able to tell you.
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Just don't do any high revving. Also let the car warm up for about 30 seconds. Just take it easy for about 300 miles.
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