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Old 05-19-2012, 10:33 PM
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Default Re: weirdest stuff found in your motor

Originally Posted by Ilikeabikea View Post
I was ferrying an airplane from Andrews TX to Guymon OK. It had a 215 cu. in. Buick v8. I lost oil pressure and landed in Pampa. Pulled the oil pan off and the oil pickup tube was laying in the bottom of the oil pan...
Exactly why I never flew Buick powered aircraft...

We always brazed the pickup tube in on race car engines for that reason.

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