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Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Nokesville, Va.
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Yes take my word!! Replace those rod bolts!! That's what failed on my 3.2 1200 miles after I bought it. PO probably ran the p*ss out of it and stretched them for me. My great luck!

I have had P-engine builders tell me that installing the ARP bolts will slightly distort the big-end of the rod because the shoulders are larger OD. After installing them and torquing, the big end should be checked for roundness.
'07 Jeep SRT-8 - Hauls groceries and Hauls *ss
'85 Guards Red Targa - F@#king Money Pit
'95 Road King w/117ci - No time to ride, see above
'77 Sportster Pro-Street Drag Bike w/93ci - Sold to collector
'72 Yamaha CS5 200 Twin - Sold to fellow Pelicanite
Old 07-08-2005, 08:44 AM
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