Re: patriot sbc heads opinon ?
They compared them to steel vortecs, they barely beat them.
If there are no leaks, as said before buy the motor.
Check the intake very closely, and especially the rocker arms and their geometry.
I could go into detail about all of the horror stories, but to save this thread from becoming and outright pissing match, I will refrain.
Just my $.02, and looking out for you.
I used regular exhaust manifold gaskets for the round port headers, no leaks, and much better than just about any other "header" gasket out there.
I've went through just about all header gaskets, none of them compare to the sealing quality of individual exhaust manifold gaskets. Another member on the board here helped me install them, we both know the pros and cons.
The only Mustang I'd ever own is a Fender.
'68 333" Camaro
'14 5.0 Mustang