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spike123

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Conrod orientation
« on: 24 October, 2020, 12:35:20 »
Hi fellas
I have asked this question before but canít remember the answer. On my 1969 a65 which way around do the con rods go or dose it matter
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Re: Conrod orientation
« Reply #1 on: 24 October, 2020, 17:07:20 »
It doesn't matter provided you have the Left Hand one with the two oil relief holes on the left journal, either way round will do.

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Re: Conrod orientation
« Reply #2 on: 24 October, 2020, 17:23:33 »
Hi,

If the engine has been balanced the rods need to go back on exactly as they came off otherwise the balance could be out.

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Re: Conrod orientation
« Reply #3 on: 25 October, 2020, 01:57:09 »
Thanks fellas