Would this cause any head gasket problems??



Hi i managed to drop my Sporty block, it rolled onto a spanner and did this. My Steel toed rigger boots caught most of the impact (why do they ALWAYS hit you in the foot where the steel toe isnt?).

Thing i wanted to know was, would this "dink" cause any problems?? (and i dont mean the pound coin!!lol)
Cheers in advance.


Probably not, as it's on the

Probably not, as it's on the water jacket side and not the piston side. As long as you file off any bulge from the displaced metal. However it will be a week point that could cause troble in the future.

Any veiws expresed in this thread by me are purely from my own experience, and (sometimes) falible memory. Hope my comments help, but please don't take them as gospel.