Since I know how frustrating it is not being able to get in touch with a seller. Saw this yesterday (his link on craigs): http://neworleans.craigslist.org/cto/3194884298.html
man i remember this guy. Bought a COMPLETE 16v head from him but only the head arrived, no valvetrain or anything. He gave me some BS story then stopped anwering. I can only imagine the guy who bought this got my stuff
Cool ain't Cheap. Fast ain't Free.
Catastrophically Over-Budget 16vt Pickup