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 Post subject: ef bottom end packin it in?
Posted: Sun Mar 13, 2011 1:40 pm 
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Ef bottom end has always made a slight noise when idling especially when due for an oil change, but this morning I drove it round the corner to pick up a mate and it was a louder thumping sound I guess, Its hard to explain its lika tapping/ thumping sound but its definatly not a noisey injector or lifter so is the bottom end dieing slowly and painfully?

 

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 Post subject: Re: ef bottom end packin it in?
Posted: Mon Mar 14, 2011 4:04 pm 
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In short, Id say yes as my EB is doing the same thing. Mine is a dying big end bearing on #1.
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 Post subject: Re: ef bottom end packin it in?
Posted: Mon Mar 14, 2011 4:43 pm 
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Thats great f**k news my next problem to fix is an engine lol I expected it was bottom end, 350 000 kms with me driving for its past 40 thousand doesnt help the situation

 

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 Post subject: Re: ef bottom end packin it in?
Posted: Mon Mar 14, 2011 4:45 pm 
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time for a nother ef should of got mine lol

 

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 Post subject: Re: ef bottom end packin it in?
Posted: Mon Mar 14, 2011 4:46 pm 
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I have a spare engine with lower kms at my dads

 

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 Post subject: Re: ef bottom end packin it in?
Posted: Mon Mar 14, 2011 4:47 pm 
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better go get it and cam and head work and put it in ay

 

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 Post subject: Re: ef bottom end packin it in?
Posted: Mon Mar 14, 2011 4:48 pm 
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Nah put it in and work my stuffed engine for boost :)

 

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 Post subject: Re: ef bottom end packin it in?
Posted: Mon Mar 14, 2011 4:49 pm 
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true that or you could get a loan and ill sell you my ve commodore lol

 

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 Post subject: Re: ef bottom end packin it in?
Posted: Mon Mar 14, 2011 4:51 pm 
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Nah my mate has a ve I drive it a fair bit, im not very interested in them

 

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 Post subject: Re: ef bottom end packin it in?
Posted: Mon Mar 14, 2011 4:52 pm 
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same lol thts why its got no rego and is tuckd away for a later date

 

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 Post subject: Re: ef bottom end packin it in?
Posted: Tue Mar 15, 2011 7:42 pm 
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Mines been knocking for about 4 years ,knocks and slaps heaps around 1000rpm but still running nice and smooth up to 408,000 now, its a ford it can take it ,thicker oil works a treat.ive been waiting for ages for it to die so i can replace it .
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