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Old 07-30-2008, 06:09 PM
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i'm putting eagle rods in my d16z6, the rod bolts don't clear the main bearing cap, how do i correct this problem? thanks in advance!
 
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Old 07-31-2008, 01:29 PM
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Originally Posted by silver wrench View Post
i'm putting eagle rods in my d16z6, the rod bolts don't clear the main bearing cap, how do i correct this problem? thanks in advance!
you have to shave a grove into the girdle so they will fit and rotate without binding
 
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Old 07-31-2008, 09:02 PM
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you have to shave a grove into the girdle so they will fit and rotate without binding
Like riceburner said, you have to notch your block...
here's a link of a td16 member notching his block... so you can get an idea

http://www.turbod16.com/viewtopic.ph...it=notch+block
 
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thanks guys, that what i thought i had to do but just wanted to make sure, just curious but what would happen if i cut out those center pieces?
 
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