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  1. sandwich1987

    Ordered my Shark stage 1 today.

    Where did you get that deal on the shark website? Cheers
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    lifters....solid out the box?

    whats the deal with installing the lifters..are they supposed to be compressable out the box because mine are solid?
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    Sandwich's BT Stroker Build....

    Just a couple of pics of where i'm at just now. Still waiting on buying a turbo, how long is it ok to leave the engine in this state bearing in mind it all has assembly lube on it?
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    Sandwich's BT Stroker Build....

    It won't physically go any further as that's it with the quarter turn added, but once you get a wee doubt it's hard to ignore...lol Yeah seen that billet version, with 6 holes for the damper, thate got me para as well now need to locktite my damper bolts on now!
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    Sandwich's BT Stroker Build....

    an someone put me at ease here and tell me the timing cog is the correct distance away from the front main seal housing as I think ive seen one were its right up against the face???? Cheers
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    Sandwich's BT Stroker Build....

    Small update on the engine front, been waiting an age for a parcel to be delivered so I could get on with the build and it arrived today Once I had my piston ring sleeve I set about building up the bottom end. i fitted my crank and torqued up to spec and when I span it I could hear a rubbing...
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    turbo choice?

    Its a 2.1l 9.5 cr je 83mm pistons, ie rods, head ported and polished by Andrew with supertech inconel exhaust and nitrided intake valves 3-groove, supertech spring and retainers
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    turbo choice?

    Yeah makes a lot of sense when you put it like that.
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    turbo choice?

    Will take a look at that cheers
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    turbo choice?

    I've looked at tufftys build but Im looking at the turbo being able to provide 400 as a sort of base level, to be more accurate I'm looking for capable of 500+ bhp even tho I might not take it to that level.
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    turbo choice?

    I've been try to choose a turbo for my stroker set up, I've been speaking briefly to owensdevelopments and they've suggested a few options. I'm looking for 400-500+bhp and was thinking of a gtx3076 or a hta m-spec gt3076 from Owens, but after speaking to them that suggested going for the...
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    Sandwich's BT Stroker Build....

    Just received my bottom end back from the balancer today everything looks good except my fluidampr its a little bit chewed around the edge, not going to be an issue but a bit annoying at the same time! I then found out my main bearing clearance and found everything to around 1.6 thou which I...
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    Sandwich's BT Stroker Build....

    Looks great mate! Take it easy tho....appreciate you working on it while your injured.
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    ABS/ESP and Braking system fault

    You will have trouble tracing it as it goes up into the back of the speedo clock and then to the abs sensor, so I would try either by-passing the clock and taking a wire right from the diagnostic port to the abs plug, its a pain in the **** I had to splice into it so make sure your happy you...
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