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      10-29-2013, 08:55 AM   #15
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Originally Posted by Ronnydashore View Post
For 60k miles in an engine like this those bearings look really good. Easily if that rate of wear continued, the engine would see atleast another 60k. This engine did not blow up and was working fine I am sure.
What is this based on? Sounds like complete garbage to me. If you look at the pictures that EAS has provided on their engine tear downs, I'm sure that oil analysis would have yielded a very high copper level. That is NOT fine.
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