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      11-01-2013, 03:08 PM   #30
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Originally Posted by M3PO View Post
This is what I bet my bearings look like based on my oil analyses. I'm seeing some significant copper. Bearing metals keep going down though so I'm not sure what to think...

edit: I have 67k on the car now.
If it was me, I would have changed the rod bearings as soon as you saw that the copper was high. That's never a good sign.
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