Engine bearing clearance
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Engine bearing clearance-FAQ

February 9, 2017 Danny Bender

Engine bearing clearance is very important and can cause early failures if not correct. Engine bearings should operate with the least amount of engine bearing clearance as possible. As a result tighter oil clearances produce less peak loading on the bearings and the engine runs smoother with less vibration. Remember, you […]

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How to replace engine bearings

February 3, 2016 Danny Bender

Knowing how to replace engine bearings can be a life saver for your engine. Problems with engine bearings will usually result in some sort of knocking noise coming from your engine. The type of knocking noise that you hear will use the usually give you a good idea of which […]

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Crankshaft Thrust Bearing Failure – Causes & Remedies

December 13, 2015 Danny Bender

For years both transmission and engine rebuilders have struggled at times to determine the cause of crankshaft thrust bearing failures. In most instances, all of the facts concerning the situation are not revealed at the onset of the failure. This has led to each party blaming the other for the failure based […]