did I, or didn't I?


3 replies to this topic
  • wr-426

Posted November 06, 2011 - 09:24 AM

#1

had to vent my frustration after completely reassembling my engine and not being sure whether i replaced that little dowel and o-ring that carries oil between the two halves of the cases. now i am faced with the dilemma of whether to tear it all down again and check, or whether to put the bike back together anyway. i will probably spend more time deciding whether to do it or not than if i just do it.

i think we have all done something like this at some stage and been extremely pissed off at ourselves.

  • zibbit u2

Posted November 06, 2011 - 11:19 AM

#2

split the case.

sucks to hear, but there's a reason why it's there. It's better safe than sorry.

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  • pymn2001

Posted November 06, 2011 - 02:56 PM

#3

if you dont and it goes pop you know it. so get the spanners out it'll be practice:banghead:

  • wr-426

Posted November 07, 2011 - 07:38 AM

#4

had totally resigned myself to the fact that i was going to have to tear the engine down again, when i realised why i had a dowel (had picked up a collection of dowels from the wrecker) and also i could look through the oil gallery and could clearly see the dowel inside. so relieved not to have to do all that work again. now i am waiting for my frame from the sandblaster.




 
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