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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-09-2016, 02:48 AM Thread Starter
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Is it fixable

Replaces timing chain fired it up and it died, upon tearing into it the piston broke one valve and did some damage to the head? Is it fixable, 04 dvx 400, athena big bore kit
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-09-2016, 08:13 AM
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Sure, just need to replace the entire top end.

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-09-2016, 11:07 AM
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I'd junk the head, piston, and timing chain. Depending on what the cylinder, cams, and rod look like, they might go, too.

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