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dowel pin sheared off of crankshaft


yeti
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Galant VR-4 org Post #: 1075224 posted 07/09/12 10:15 PM     Remind Me!  Send Private Message   Edit Post      
whats should i do about this?

i know i should at least ask



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Galant VR-4 org Post #: 1075238 posted 07/09/12 10:43 PM     Remind Me!  Send Private Message   Edit Post      
Take it to a machine shop, have the broken piece removed, buy a new dowel and tap it home.

You really need that to keep the flywheel from hammering on the bolts and shearing them off.



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yeti
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Galant VR-4 org Post #: 1075268 posted 07/10/12 12:28 AM     Remind Me!  Send Private Message   Edit Post      
Fudge me, Thanks Terry..



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Galant VR-4 org Post #: 1075274 posted 07/10/12 01:05 AM     Remind Me!  Send Private Message   Edit Post      
Good luck man. From reading the last couple of your threads, it seems like you just can't win.

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yeti
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Galant VR-4 org Post #: 1075336 posted 07/10/12 11:38 AM     Remind Me!  Send Private Message   Edit Post      
Another question, where should i go to get this new dowel pin?



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Galant VR-4 org Post #: 1075338 posted 07/10/12 11:53 AM     Remind Me!  Send Private Message   Edit Post      
STM has them here my friend click



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Edited by Okayplayer (07/10/12 11:54 AM)

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yeti
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Galant VR-4 org Post #: 1075340 posted 07/10/12 11:57 AM     Remind Me!  Send Private Message   Edit Post      
I was thinking of locally but realize that probly wont happen..
should i check home depot?

or is that automotive grade dowel pin?



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yeti
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Galant VR-4 org Post #: 1075341 posted 07/10/12 11:58 AM     Remind Me!  Send Private Message   Edit Post   
wait i got another crankshaft, should i just tap that dowel pin out of the other one and replace?



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