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Posted: Fri Oct 31, 2008 1:41 pm 
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How important is the alternator support bar that runs to the rear of the alternator to the 3rd bolt on the extractors. reason i ask is the 5.0 is nearing completion again and the defillipo's dont allow me to run the stud that usually hold the support in place. Can i delete it, or should i cut the end off and elongate the hole so it sits over the extractor bolt.
Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
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Posted: Fri Oct 31, 2008 5:31 pm 
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Mine doesn't have one...
For about 40.000 klrs

 

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Posted: Fri Oct 31, 2008 7:42 pm 
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And now neither does mine. Well it started tonight, so towies tomorrow to CMS for a tune, then off to house of Troy for paint.

Cheers Graeme.
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Posted: Fri Oct 31, 2008 7:59 pm 
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Mine didnt run one after i got extractors and its been fine for few thousand kays.

 

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Posted: Fri Oct 31, 2008 10:24 pm 
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Yep havent been using mine for years.

Whats this paint i hear about Brett??

 

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Posted: Fri Oct 31, 2008 10:43 pm 
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The one on the my EL was removed about 4 years ago with no problems.

 

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Posted: Fri Oct 31, 2008 11:48 pm 
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Needs the side skirts, one front guard and the mirrors done. Also a small scrape on the left rear wheel arch.
Then i will be happy to concentrate funding on the 7.0
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