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Old 12-23-2010, 04:58 PM   #1
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Cracked block

So when I finally got around to changing my cracked header out for a new one, I pulled both manifolds off to discover 2 very small hairline cracks in my block right above the 2nd and 3rd back freeze plugs right there. It's very minimal leaking for now, but I am curious about my options here. Has anyone ever used JB Weld or something like that to fix this? I've heard cast iron welding is very hard and I would need a shop to do that. Am I SOL? Input appreciated. Also, whats the stock PSI rating of the radiator cap on these I6s?

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Beau, I have used some stuff called Devcon on that very engine. As far as I know the Jeep is still running. Mine froze up and pushed out that side right at the freeze plugs.
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