You're right - those bolts suck! I always yank the head with the manifolds bolted up to it, I don't know how husky a gentleman you are, but I myself am not. You may want to get a friend to help you lift the whole assembly off the block - it is not light!
Good luck - been to your web page and seen the car. That's right - you were the person that wanted the photos of the cheap ram air intake I made and posted a couple weeks ago. I still need to get some pix uploaded and I should have them on my web page soon.
> Ok, so I know how to remove the head but I
> want to ask if anyone out there has pulled
> the head off with the intake and exhaust
> still bolted on?
> Those pesky shared bolts are so hard to get