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Old 04-02-2014, 02:18 PM
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connecting rod

has anyone ever just change a rod after it bent. A customer brought a 6.4 with a blown injector and hydro-locked the cylinder and bent the connecting rod.

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I have on my 7.3, but what caused it? Any damage other than that? The rotating assembly should be balanced after. I would weigh the old rod and the new rod and if its the same you should be alright. Are you sure its bent? I assume you have it apart.
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Ya i've done it a couple times. I put 8 in a 6.0 once cause someone got a little "ether happy" trying to make it run.


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