[Vwdiesel] Crank Won't Turn ? PT II

William Longyard longyard at ix.netcom.com
Fri Aug 8 18:00:00 PDT 2008

Okay, I found the problem.  The number 2 rod cap is binding when torqued to 
spec. 33ftlbs.  I found that it doesn't bind at 10 ftlbs, but any tighter 
than that, it does.  What should I do?  Both rod and rod cap are pointed the 
right way, I'm using the right bearings, and the "nubs" are seated in their 


Bill L. 

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