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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 01-15-2010, 06:09 AM Thread Starter
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53 block

Ok guys well guess what! Ive got one and its starting to crack. Ive got lil tracks from antifreeze below it right by the freeze plug. What should i do? Seems like everything i touch is falling apart

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Wifes 04.5 4x4 smarty and dr p box exhaust intake and new rubber 502-1162 as of 12-02-09 With mostly stock tranny. Suncoast converter and valve body.
Dad 08 swb 4x4 h&s 5in turbo back egr block edge hot unlock and crappy clutch
98 12v 5spd 4.10s bhaf, exhaust, fuel plate, 4k gsk, timing, pump mods, and 300s Studs, o-ringed head, 3 piece manifold and 5in KDP tabbed, 60lb springs, titanium keepers
Moms 03 6spd- intake, smarty jr!!
01 reg cab dually 4x4 5spd bhaf raptor 150 and comp box Farmboy 5in 2in steel spacers for the rear with 6 new 305s! injectors on the way!!!!!
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pick up another short block and put your head etc on it.

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A new block costs about $2000 from cummins.

My truck:
1999 Dodge 24 Valve Cummins
P pump conversion with a 180 pump
Pump doesn't have a fuel plate, 4g springs, & full cut dv's, no afc, ect..
.093 fuel lines
Air Dog 165
custom ground cam
mahle pistons with .050 valve reliefs
balanced rotating assembly
8 x 11 injectors
ported head with 60lbs valve springs and 12mm studs
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stage 5 east coast diesel bullit automatic trans.
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Sorry guys wrong truck. My 12v is the one that has 53 block. 24v has 55 block. I meant to put in 12v forum. Thanks guys but it does suck cause just got truck put back together and got some of the bugs out. Looks like i get to break it down again.

04 smarty beta 4.4 and mp-8 , superchip stickers on the windows. SOLD
Wifes 04.5 4x4 smarty and dr p box exhaust intake and new rubber 502-1162 as of 12-02-09 With mostly stock tranny. Suncoast converter and valve body.
Dad 08 swb 4x4 h&s 5in turbo back egr block edge hot unlock and crappy clutch
98 12v 5spd 4.10s bhaf, exhaust, fuel plate, 4k gsk, timing, pump mods, and 300s Studs, o-ringed head, 3 piece manifold and 5in KDP tabbed, 60lb springs, titanium keepers
Moms 03 6spd- intake, smarty jr!!
01 reg cab dually 4x4 5spd bhaf raptor 150 and comp box Farmboy 5in 2in steel spacers for the rear with 6 new 305s! injectors on the way!!!!!
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I was not aware the 53 block was also found in 12v.

1986 CUCV....M1008 6.2 NV4500 5 spd
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They started some time in 98 with 53 block. Build date is 4/98

04 smarty beta 4.4 and mp-8 , superchip stickers on the windows. SOLD
Wifes 04.5 4x4 smarty and dr p box exhaust intake and new rubber 502-1162 as of 12-02-09 With mostly stock tranny. Suncoast converter and valve body.
Dad 08 swb 4x4 h&s 5in turbo back egr block edge hot unlock and crappy clutch
98 12v 5spd 4.10s bhaf, exhaust, fuel plate, 4k gsk, timing, pump mods, and 300s Studs, o-ringed head, 3 piece manifold and 5in KDP tabbed, 60lb springs, titanium keepers
Moms 03 6spd- intake, smarty jr!!
01 reg cab dually 4x4 5spd bhaf raptor 150 and comp box Farmboy 5in 2in steel spacers for the rear with 6 new 305s! injectors on the way!!!!!
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Gotcha, it's in the stickys too. I reread the 53 block one.

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Are you looking for a block? If so drop me a PM.
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