[Vwdiesel] Crank Won't Turn ? PT II
longyard at ix.netcom.com
Fri Aug 8 18:14:08 PDT 2008
What do you mean by "cutting compound"? Valve grinding compound, or
autopaint cutting compound?
----- Original Message -----
From: "mark shepherd" <mark at shepher.fsnet.co.uk>
To: "vw fans" <Vwdiesel at vwfans.com>; "William Longyard"
<longyard at ix.netcom.com>
Sent: Friday, August 08, 2008 9:11 PM
Subject: Re: [Vwdiesel] Crank Won't Turn ? PT II
> I'd use cutting compound.
> Firstly dry the bearing and use an indelible black felt tip pen and
> blacken. reassemble and gradually tighten and turn to see binding area....
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "William Longyard" <longyard at ix.netcom.com>
> To: <Vwdiesel at vwfans.com>
> Sent: Saturday, August 09, 2008 2:00 AM
> Subject: Re: [Vwdiesel] Crank Won't Turn ? PT II
>> Okay, I found the problem. The number 2 rod cap is binding when torqued
>> 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
>> right way, I'm using the right bearings, and the "nubs" are seated in
>> Bill L.
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