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Big End Bearing failure.

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#1 m_nettleship



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Posted 22 May 2010 - 08:49 AM

I willl start a topic in gd with wats left of my bottom end.
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-Vis Induction Tubing - Custom Group A Cosworth filter. -Performance Headers (manifolds)
-Unichipped Mapped - Advanced Ignition -Unichip 2nd map for Nos. -Custon full zorst with 6 Racing silencers. -6 Pot Ap Racing Calipers With Ferodo Ds2500 pads. 360mm Disc on Bells. -H&R Progressive Lowering springs. -Braided Brake Lines. -No Cats.-Xenons.
-Focus Rs Rims on 235 all round.
Proven 262bhp no Nos
Proven 348BHP 314 lb/s With Nos

#2 fulingbusen


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Posted 22 May 2010 - 06:16 PM

What is GD?

#3 Rich



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Posted 22 May 2010 - 10:17 PM

General Discussion, I'd assume. Back up at the top of the forum list. :)

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#4 rob1.monkey



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Posted 18 September 2010 - 06:51 PM

Sorry to troll this subject but just stumbled upon it and thought i would discuss what happened to my V6 ghia x Mk2 last month, i had a big end bearing failure at 37000, i had purchased this car at 26000 miles two years ago, since i have purchased it it had 6 month oil and filter changes with Fuchs 5-30 oil, the car was never driven hard and definitely never driven hard from cold, the ticking/ knocking sound started about a month before complete failure, when the noise was one of the worst sounds you can hear from an engine :sick: ,
God knows why this ever happened but surely it should never happened to a car that was looked after with such low mileage??
the car went for £210 spares or repair last week on ebay, heartbreaking :mad:
New Mondeo Mk3 Ghia X 2.0 purchased through this forum,, still miss my MK 2 V6

Mk2 V6 36000 miles big-end bearing failure, Sadly missed.

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